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Algebra 2 Syllabus 

Geometry- 2nd Quarter Syllabus (2014)

 

Oct. 20            Activity 1: Triangle Inequality Theorems

Oct. 21            Explore “Introducing the Special Segments of Triangles”       

Oct. 22            Explain 7-3: “Special Segments of Triangles” (IP) (Quiz 7.1- 7.2)      

Oct. 23            Review: Unit 7 “Triangles and Their Properties”

Oct. 24           Evaluation: Unit 7 “Triangles and Their Properties”

 

Oct. 27            Staff Development/Student Holiday

Oct. 28            Explain: 8-1 Congruent Triangles / Corresponding Parts (IP)

Oct. 29            Explore: Savory Sandwiches (Quiz: 8-1)

Oct. 30            Explain: 8-2 Proving Triangles Congruent (IP)

Oct. 31            Practice: 8-2 Day 2 “Practice Worksheet (SSS, SAS, ASA, AAS)”

                                (Quiz: What makes Triangles Congruent)

 

Nov. 3             (Warm-Up Quiz 8-2) Explain: 8-3 Proving Triangles Congruent – Proofs (IP)

Nov. 4             Day 2: Proving Triangles Congruent- Proofs w/ CPCTC (IP)

Nov. 5             “Formal Two-Column Proofs”

Nov. 6             Elaborate Unit 8 Review: Congruent Triangles

Nov. 7            Evaluation: Unit 8 Congruent Triangles         

 

Nov. 10          Explore: 9-1 Exploring Similarities (Patty Paper Activity)

Nov. 11          Explain: 9-2 Properties of Similar Figures/ Monster Myths Puzzle

Nov. 12          Activity 9-2A: Dilations-1 (relate back to transformations) PreAP: Ratio Puzzles w/ Triangles

Nov. 13          Day 2: 9-3: “Proportional Reasoning” (algebra & ratio word problems)

Nov. 14          Explain: 9-3 Proving Triangles Similar (IP) PreAP: Pine Hills

                       

Nov. 17          A#9-3 “Similar Triangles” Practice (Quiz: 9-1; 9-2)

Nov. 18          More practice: Bookwork

Nov. 19          A#9-6 “Parallel Lines & Proportional Parts in Triangles”

Nov. 20          Elaborate Unit 9 Review: Similar Triangles

Nov. 21          Evaluate: Unit 9 Similar Figures

 

Nov. 24          Explore: 10-1 Modeling the Pythagorean Theorem #1 (IP) (PAP: On That Farm He Had a Cow)

Nov. 25          Activity: “Dilations Cartoon”

Nov. 26-28    Thanksgiving Holidays

 

Dec. 1             On That Farm He Had A Cow (Quiz: 10-1) (PAP: Simplifying Radicals)

Dec. 2             Explore: Discovering Pythagorean Triples   (PAP: Geometric Mean Day 1, Quiz over S.R.)

Dec. 3             Applications of Pythagorean Theorem & Triples (PAP: Geometric Mean Day 2)

Dec. 4             Explore: 10-2 Special Right Triangles: 45-45-90

Dec. 5             Explore: 10-2 Special Right Triangles: 30-60-90

 

Dec. 8             Explore: 10-2 Special Right Triangles: Application Problems

Dec. 9             Special Right Triangle Problems (Day 2) (Quiz 10-1; 10-2)

Dec. 10          Elaborate Unit 10 Review: Special Right Triangles

Dec. 11          Evaluate: Unit 10 Pythagorean Theorem / Special Right Triangles                    

Dec. 12          Review

 

Dec. 15          Review

Dec. 16          Review

Dec. 17          7th Period Exam/Half Day

Dec. 18          2nd, 4th & 6th Period Exams/Half Day

Dec. 19          1st, 3rd & 5th Period Exams/Half Day/Christmas Vacation