Learn the central concepts of a full year pre-calculus course prior to the start of your school year. Work in teams to solve engaging, relevant problems designed to reveal the big ideas behind core pre-calculus topics including: trigonometry, vectors, limits, polar coordinates, conic sections, parametric equation series and polynomial functions. Explore the graphing calculator. Problems and analogies are crafted to leverage your prior work, understanding and success. Optional practice problems are provided to interested students after each class. Get ready for fall term.
Students will need access to a computer, webcam, and internet. They will meet electronically using an online platform called Moodle. Login instructions and a supply list (if any) will be sent to the email address associated with the account in advance of the class start date. For questions related to supplies or if you need technical assistance including accessing required equipment or the internet please call 503-200-5858 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Required Supplies: Spiral Bound Notebook, Pencils, Pens, Eraser, Graphing Calculator (online version available here: https://www.desmos.com/calculator)
Recommended Supplies: 3 Ring Binder with 10 dividers & paper