Course Description

Algebra 1 sets the foundation of algebra, focusing on working with linear and quadratic equations while building appropriate problem-solving skills (like how to double a recipe). This course is suitable for students who have completed a Pre-Algebra course or equivalent, and after successful completion of Algebra 1, students are prepared to move onto Geometry.

Algebra 1A covers three broad topics: solving linear equations, graphing linear equations, and solving systems of linear equations. The practice problems provided in this course range from fundamentals practice to complex word problems.

Who's this course for

Age 12-15



This course typically takes 4-7 months to complete. This depends on the student's dedication to homework, their previous experience, and the difficulty of course material. Our instructors move at the pace of the student, taking extra time to reinforce concepts as needed.

  • Course modules

  • Solving Linear Equations

    AA1 Algebraic Properties

    AA2 Solving One-Step Single Variable Equations

    AA3 Solving Multi-Step Single Variable Equations

  • Graphing Linear Equations

    AA4 Slope and Rate of Change

    AA5 Slope-Intercept Form

    AA6 Point-Slope Form

    AA7 Graphing Inequalities

  • Graphing Inequalities

    AA8 Solving Linear Systems by Graphing

    AA9 Solving Linear Systems by Substitution

    AA10 Solving Linear Systems by Elimination

I love teaching Algebra 1 because it's so fundamental to complex math down the road.

Given all of its real world applications, I enjoy connecting class concepts to real life examples that are relevant to the student. Having a good experience in Algebra helps students feel more confident when moving onto Linear Algebra and Calculus while also helping students better understand complimentary topics such as Geometry.

Melissa L., Juni instructor

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