Improve your child's experience in learning advanced math concepts with the Horizons Algebra 1 Teacher's Guide from Alpha Omega Publications! This easy-to-use, soft-cover guide comes with step-by-step directions and daily lesson plans for the entire homeschooling year. A student math readiness evaluation, practical teaching tips, daily lesson objectives, material lists, a curriculum scope and sequence, and recommended learning activities also are included to effectively prepare your child for upper-level math.
The 400-page Horizons Algebra 1 Teacher's Guide also gives you more time to homeschool each day with easy-to-follow answer keys for daily lessons in the Horizons Algebra 1 Student Book, as well as review worksheets, bi-weekly tests, and quarterly exams in the Horizons Algebra 1 Tests and Resources Book. In addition, a variety of hands-on learning ideas are included to apply pre-algebra lessons to everyday experiences and build practical math skills for life.
Horizons Math, for grades K-8, is a well-balanced, organized approach for teaching primary math skills and algebraic concepts. Composed of manipulatives, memorization, and drill, Horizons Math follows a deliberate pattern of introduction and gradual development to ensure student success. Fundamental concepts previously obtained in earlier units are reviewed in subsequent grade levels for true mastery. The goal of Horizons Math is for your student to develop solid math reasoning skills and learn to apply these skills to real-life situations. The major themes covered in this Christian homeschool curriculum are Numbers, Order, and Value; Addition and Subtraction; Ratios, Measurement, and Decimals; Fractions and Comparison; Equations, Colors, and Geometry; Graphs, Estimation, and Solving; Multiplication and Division; Linear and Quadratic Equations; Radical Expressions; Monomials and Polynomials; and Functions.
Horizons Math Curriculum uses a spiral learning method that helps students master concepts through a natural process of introduction, review, and reinforcement. As students are introduced to new concepts and review material from previous lessons, they stay excited about learning while growing academically.
To learn more about this curriculum, click to see Horizons Scope and Sequence.
Free Horizons Math Placement Tests
To determine the best Horizons Math level for your student, click the links shown below to open and print a free placement test. Each of these tests takes 30-60 minutes and includes instructions for scoring and evaluation of test results. The 1st grade test is taken orally with special instructions for scoring and remediation of weaknesses. For 2nd through 6th grade, instructions for scoring and evaluation of test results are provided in the answer key pages.
- Free Placement Test to Determine Student Readiness for Horizons Math 1st to 6th Grade.
- Free Placement Test to Determine Student Readiness for Horizons Pre-Algebra.
- Free Placement Test to Determine Student Readiness for Horizons Algebra 1.
Recommended Grade Level: 8th grade
Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications
13-Digit ISBN: 9780740325540
Item Code: JMT080