Explore Algebra Curriculum - 6-12
The Explore Algebra Curriculum is a year-long algebra course that covers both foundational and standards-based algebra concepts in 10 chapters.
The curriculum comes with an Instructor's Guide with detailed lesson plans that embed evidence-based practices, like time delay and model-lead-test, to promote quality instruction.
It also features content-based activities that instructors can implement to enhance student learning and foster engagement, and tips on how to use the included algebra tiles and coordinate plane. Content-specific UDL charts are provided at the start of each lesson to meet the needs of all learners in the classroom.
- Students Workbooks (2 sets)
- Vocabulary Cards
- Script cards
- Hands on manipulatives
- 42 algebra tiles
- Coordinate plane with pegs
- Along with digital files for extra activities
The student book contains 10 chapters, each starting with a Big Picture statement, which gives an overview of the theme as it relates to an image from everyday life. Next, the four topics for the chapter are displayed with a topic illustration and the Remember! text. QR codes link to videos showing how the algebra tiles can be used for the topic objective. Challenge lessons and chapter check-ups are also included.
An alternate level, Level A, is also available where the complexity of the text and emphasizing the big ideas is lessened. This version is available digitally to easily project or print off to students in class.
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