7th Grade Curriculum

Overview: This course will provide students with the information and tools necessary to be active in their learning of the basics of algebra in order to prepare them for an algebra I course.  Students will learn elementary algebraic skills, problem solving, and geometry concepts.  Students will strive to develop an importance for algebra by studying its relation to real world applications.

Website:  www.mymathuniverse.com

Outline of Content

First Quarter

  • Ratios and Rates
  • Proportional Relationships
  • Percents
  • Rational Numbers          

Second Quarter

  • Multiplying and Dividing Rational Numbers
  • Decimals and Percent
  • Equivalent Expressions
  • Equations
  • Inequalities

Third Quarter

  • Angles
  • Circles
  • 2 and 3 dimensional shapes
  • Surface Area and Volume

Fourth Quarter

  • Sampling/Comparing 2 populations
  • Probability Concepts
  • Compound Events