The CMP 8 + Algebra I course will be challenging course that will cover both the CMP 8 curriculum as well as Algebra I in the course of three trimesters.
The course is designed to be challenging and will meet the needs of students who would like to complete both the 8th grade math curriculum and Algebra I in one year.
Potential Curriculum Pacing
Moving Straight Ahead/Thinking With Mathematical Models CMP and Chapters 3, 4 and 5 Algebra Linear functions and modeling linear relationships.
Growing, Growing, Growing CMP and Chapter 7 Algebra exponential relationships
Frogs, Fleas and Painted Cubes CMP and Chapters 10 Algebra quadratic relationships
Say It With Symbols and Chapter 8 Algebra equivalent expressions, order of operations, solving linear and simple quadratic equations, introduction to functions
The Shapes of Algebra and Chapter 6 Algebra Systems of Equations
Chapter 9 Algebra Transformations of Functions