Math

ABE 051 Math 1

Description:

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the analysis of numbers, place values, shapes and measurement to solve addition and subtraction problems. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills.

Prerequisite: ABE Orientation and advising.

 Course Content:

  • Use whole numbers and some decimals
  • Add and subtract  +   –
  • Measure time, weight, temperature, perimeter, area
  • Read and calculate charts, graphs, maps
  • Develop math vocabulary
  • Solve word problems and real-life math

 ABE 052 Math 2

Description:

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the analysis of numbers, place values, shapes and measurement to solve addition, subtraction, multiplication and division problems. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills.

Prerequisite: ABE Orientation and advising.

 Course Content:

  • Use whole numbers and some decimals
  • Add, subtract, multiply, divide  +   –  ×       ÷
  • Measure time, weight, temperature, perimeter, area
  • Read and calculate charts, graphs, maps
  • Develop math vocabulary
  • Solve word problems and real-life math

 ABE 053 Math 3

Description:

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the analysis of numbers, place values, shapes and measurement to solve addition, subtraction, multiplication and division problems with whole numbers, decimals fractions and percents. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills.

Prerequisite: ABE Orientation and advising.

 Course Content:

  • Complete whole numbers review
  • Use fractions, decimals, and percents
  • Use measurements and equivalents
  • Read and calculate charts, graphs, maps
  • Solve word problems and real-life math

  ABE 054 Math 4

Description:

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the use of fractions, percents, ratios, and proportions to solve problems relating to measurements, geometry and basic algebra. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills.

Prerequisite: ABE Orientation and advising.

 Course Content:

  • Use fractions and percents (a review)
  • Solve basic algebra and geometry problems
  • Measure and determine equivalents
  • Read and calculate charts, graphs, maps
  • Solve word problems
  • Improve technology skills

 HSC 055 Math 5

Description:

Emphasizes development of strategies to effectively solve mathematical problems for high school completion, and college and career readiness. Students meet class objectives through the use of algebra and geometry to solve problems. Students build their math vocabulary as well as note taking and technology skills.

Prerequisite: ABE Orientation and advising.

 Course Content:

  • Solve algebra and geometry problems
  • Practice college skills and strategies to be successful in college math
  • Improve technology skills
  • Prepare to take GED® 2014 and COMPASS

Last Updated March 10, 2016