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Honors Pre-Calc (DATE CHANGE IN DESCRIPTION!)

Summer at Blake - Hopkins Campus

Monday, June 15, 2015 - Thursday, July 23, 2015
Hopkins Campus 110 Blake Road South HopkinsMN  55343
Monday, June 15, 2015 - Thursday, July 23, 2015
Hopkins Campus 110 Blake Road South HopkinsMN  55343

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What's Included

NEW DATES: Monday- Friday June 15-19 Monday- Tuesday, June 22-23 Monday- Thursday, June 29-July 2 Monday- Friday, July 6-10 Monday-Thursday, July 13-16 Monday-Thursday, July 20-23. This course is open to Blake students who have successfully completed Honors Algebra II and who seek to enroll in AP Calculus AB after completing Honors Geometry; Blake students who have successfully completed Honors Algebra II and Honors Geometry and who seek to enroll in AP Calculus AB; Students from outside Blake who seek to complete the equivalent of a full-year honors pre-calculus course during the summer. They must possess a strong foundation in algebra because the course contains advanced material and moves at a rapid pace; it is not recommended for remedial purposes. Before registering, Blake students must obtain their teacher’s permission to advance, as indicated by a signed Mathematics Acceleration Contract. Successful advancement requires a grade of B or higher on each of the comprehensive exams given during the summer course. This course emphasizes functions and their characteristics. Topics include: function notation and transformations; combinations and compositions of functions; linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions; and analytical trigonometry. In addition, sequences, series, parametric equations and limits are introduced in preparation for calculus. Honors Pre-Calculus is taught by Blake Upper School mathematics teacher Ryan Mahoney.

About This Organizer

Join Blake this Spring and Summer for exciting seasons of growth and fun. Spring and Summer is when we can open our doors wide to students from the neighborhood and across the Twin Cities. The love of learning is central to the mission of The Blake School and we invite students from pre–kindergarten through twelfth grade to pursue academic, artistic and athletic interests and passions.

 

From camps to courses, from the ice arena to the science lab, students enjoy Blake's amazing facilities, talented coaches and superb teachers. We are excited about all that our 2016 programs have to offer, and we hope you will join us.

 

Best,

 

Jessie Briol, Director of Summer at Blake

952-988-3463

summer@blakeschool.org

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