Unit 1 
Topic/Learning Goals 
Homework 
1.1 Feb 5 Tue 
1^{st} Day of Classes Introductions Ice Breakers Review: Integers and order of operations 
Handout, “Order of Operations”, “Evaluating Expressions”, Do every other question (Left side) 
1.2 Wed Feb 6 
Review: Rational Numbers Review: Number Sets 
“Adding and Subtracting rational numbers”, “Multiplying Rational numbers”, “Dividing Rational numbers” 
1.3 Feb 7 Thu 
Review: Solving Linear Equations 
P22 #1—3 (all); 4—7 (odd) Review Solving Equations (odd questions only) 
1.4 Feb 8 Fri 
Review: Algebraic Expressions Review:
Linear Relations Review: Slope; equation of a line Review Slope and Linear Relations (CP) 
Review Linear Relations (odd questions only) 
1.5 Feb 11 Mon 
Review: Linear Relationships Graphing using 3 methods Review: Scatter Plots 
P26 #1odd, 2ac, 4odd, 5odd, 6 P30 #1 P28 #1,4 
1.6 Feb 12 Tue 
Investigation: Convergences of two lines Review: Solving
Systems of equations by graphing Determine Number of
Solutions of a Linear System Convergence of two lines:
parallel, intersect and congruent(by graphing) 
Determining
Points of Intersection Graphically P60 #4,5, 7, 9,18 
1.11 Feb 14 Wed 
Creating a System of Equations Translation words into mathematic expressions. 
P51 #713, 20 (Do not solve) 
1.9 Feb 15 Fri 
Solving Systems of equations by elimination – Day 1 Equivalent linear systems Introduction to Elimination(CP) 
Solving Systems by Elimination P102 #6 
Feb 18 Mon 
Happy Family Day 

1.10 Feb 19 Tue 
Solving Systems of equations by elimination – Day 2 
P102 #7—10, 22, 24 Hardcore #25 Treasure Hunt(optional) 
1.7 Feb 20 Wed 
Solving Systems
of equations by substitution and comparison 
Solving Systems by Substitution 
1.8 Feb 21 Thu 
Practice solving Systems of equations by substitution and elimination 
P92 #1ac, 2ac, 4ac, 5, 7ace, 8ace P93 #9—11, 21 
1.12 Feb 22 Fri 
Solving word problems I (Number, Geometry, Money and Age Problems) (Quiz – solving linear systems algebraically) 
Solving word problems 1 P51 #7, 8, 9, 11, 13, 20 (Solve) P62 #15 P93 #13, 17 P103 #14, 18 
1.13 Feb 25 Mon 
Solving word problems II– speed and percentage 
Solving word problems 2 P51 #12, 15, 18, 19, 21, 22, 24, 28 P93 #14, 25 P103 #15, 17 
1.14 Feb 26 Tue 
Introduction to problem solving skills– Digit Problems 
Solving Word Problems – A Mixed Set Solving Systems – Word Problems: #1, 2, 9, 12, 13, 14, 17, 21, 22 
1.15 Feb 27 Wed 
Break Even Problems 
Summary of Solving Systems P51 #10, 14 P62 #14, 16 P71 #13 P83 #8, 12 P94 #18 
1.16 Feb 28 Thu 
More Review 
P121 #3 P125 #13 P128 #16c, 17—20 P131 #21c, 22—25 MATHO 
Feb 29 Fri 
Test 1 –
Linear Systems 