GeometryCourse Overview 2014-2015

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Course Description:
Students will discover a whole new way of doing andviewing math. The familiar formulas of perimeter, area,and volume will be covered, as well as the basics oftriangle-based trigonometry. Other topics will includemeasurement, and the relationships of points, lines, angles, and figures in space. Applications of algebra skills will helpstudents understand the connectedness of underlying math principles.

Units Covered:

Module 1: Introduction to Geometry (Ch 1 & 2)

Module 2: Properties of Triangles (Ch 4 & 9)

Module 3: Equations of a Line

Module 4: Shapes and Coordinate Grids

Module 5: Circles and Coordinate Grids

Module 6: Properties of Circles

Module 7: Polygons, Surface Area, and Volume

Module 8: Trigonometric Ratios

Bonus Module: Transformations on a Coordinate Grid