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Mathematics   ( Week 1 )
 
#104
Pre-AP Math HS (Combined teachers)
Robert Cole
Target grade(s): 9-12
 

This course is full.

 
Course Description
 
 

Topics covered include:

  • The Rule of Four
  • Limits
  • Rate of Change
  • Accumulation
  • Optimization
  • Rational Functions
  • e
  • Polynomial Approximations
  • Distance, Velocity, Speed, and Acceleration
  • Parametric Equations
  • Univariate Data
  • Bivariate Data
  • Probability
  • Algebra Skills Needed for Calculus
  • Rigor: The Key to Pre-AP Success
  • Homework
  • Vertical Teams
  • Assessment: Testing AP Style
  • Data Collection (CBR2 & CBL2)
  • Mathematics Internet Sites

 
Items to Bring
 
 

  • A favorite lesson to share.
  • A graphing calculator (if available).
  • Textbooks using next year.

 
Biographical Sketch for Robert Cole
 
 

Robert Cole has presented at numerous APSIs and College Board One-Day, Two-Day and Mathematics Vertical Teams workshops. A veteran of over 30 years in the public schools, Robert has taught everything from 7th grade math to calculus, including below-level, on-level, Pre-AP, G/T and AP classes. His current assignments at Hill Country Christian School and Odyssey School include Geometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus and AP Calculus AB.

 

This course is full.

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