Additional HS Classes
Additional H.S. Courses
Math – Calculus
- Introduction of the New Increment
- Examples With Complete Solutions
- Daily Problem Set
- and Cumulative Tests.
Calculus covers all topics in the Advanced Placement Calculus AB and Calculus BC syllabi. The instruction takes full advantage of graphing calculators, using them for visual demonstrations of concepts and confirming calculations.
Calculus includes such topics as:
review of functions, review of trigonometry, limits, graphing calculators, derivatives, integrals, optimization problems, techniques of integration, polar functions, area between two curves, inverse functions, motion analysis, applications of integrals, and solids of revolution.
Math – Practical Math
This straightforward, easy-to-understand program provides students of mixed abilities with key math concepts essential for successful adult living. From buying groceries to budgeting for housing, education, and travel, the simply stated subject matter delivered in a manageable format with a controlled reading level makes content accessible to all students. Students gain practical math competence through real-world examples in the areas of money management, banking, credit-card math, career choices, consumerism, jobs, and everyday living. Basic skills lessons review and practice mathematical concepts essential to everyday life.
Elective – Skills for Independent Living
Covers a full range of skills from budgeting to community involvement
Pacemaker Skills for Independent Living helps students build a variety of skills that prepare them for making that critical transition to independent living and managing on their own. Topics covered include budgeting, housing, transportation, employment, setting goals, getting along with others, handling change and stress, health, safety, community issues and citizenship, and much more. This comprehensive hardcover text provides manageable, step-by-step lessons, a student-friendly design, controlled vocabulary support, and frequent review.
Elective – 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens: The Ultimate Teenage Success
Being a teenager is both wonderful and challenging. In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, author Sean Covey applies the timeless principles of the 7 Habits to teens and the tough issues and life-changing decisions they face. In an entertaining style, Covey provides a step-by-step guide to help teens improve self-image, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve their goals, get along with their parents, and much more. In addition, this book is stuffed with cartoons, clever ideas, great quotes, and incredible stories about real teens from all over the world. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens will engage teenagers, unlike any other book.
An indispensable book for teens, as well as parents, grandparents, and any adult who influences young people, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, is destined to become the last word on surviving and thriving as a teen and beyond.
Elective – World of Vocabulary
World of Vocabulary
This series of eight work texts will get your students’ attention with nonfiction topics such as:
- Habitat for Humanity
- Forest Fire Fighters
- World Cup Soccer
- Virtual Reality
This program also encourages further reading through cooperative interactive learning.
Elective – Mastering Spelling
Students Master Spelling Skills That Build Confidence Across All Subjects.
This series of six softcover work texts teach spelling skills through
- structural analysis
- word study
Words are connected to grammar, usage, and vocabulary, while related activities demonstrate to students how spelling is linked to other language-based skills.