Geometry for Grades 9-11 (10:00)
Course: Geometry for Grades 9-11
Instructor: Jennie Weekley
Curriculum: Math U See Geometry Student Workbook, Instruction DVD, Test Booklet and Instruction Manual, plus a compass, ruler protractor and TI-84 calculator (if possible).
Course Description (and duration): Using materials from Math-U-See, your student will progress through 30 lessons covering topics such as points, lines, planes, angles, circles, triangles, quadrilaterals, the Pythagorean Theorem, conic sections, proofs, and more. Generally the prerequisite for Geometry is Algebra 1. To ensure your child is ready for the course, please talk to the tutor before signing up. Each week we will go over the lesson in class before your student returns home to you to practice the rest of the week and take the test. Before returning to class, they will watch a short video and/or read the book for the next lesson. Samples can be found at Mathusee.com.This class is taught by Jennie Weekley, a professional tutor and teacher, who runs her own tutoring business and has a degree in Early Childhood Education from UNC. Jennie homeschooled all three of her children who are now finding success in the college and working world. (30 weeks)