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PVPHS Mathematics - Transitions PVPHS Mathematics Department • Encourage students to take 4 years of mathematics • Offer multiple levels of classes to meet the needs of all students • Challenge students with rigorous curriculum • Provide support and intervention for struggling students - PVPHS Mathematics Resources Handout MATHEMATICS PATHWAYS INTERMEDIATE 9TH 10TH 11TH 12TH SCROC GEOMETRY H ALGEBRA 2H PRE CALCULUS H CALCULUS BC/AP ADVANCED CALCULUS PRE CALCULUS W/LIMITS Advanced Computer Accounting CALCULUS AB/AP ALGEBRA 1 ACCELERATED ALGEBRA 1 ALGEBRA 2 PRE CALCULUS GEOMETRY H ALGEBRA 2H STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AP STATISTICAL ANALYSIS CALCULUS PRE CALCULUS H CALCULUS BC/AP PRE CALCULUS W/LIMITS CALCULUS AB/AP GEOMETRY ALGEBRA 2 PRE CALCULUS GEOMETRY MCR ALGEBRA 2 MCR FTS FUNCTIONS/TRIG/STAT CALCULUS STATISTICAL ANALYSIS PRE CALCULUS W/LIMITS GEOMETRY ALGEBRA 2 PRE CALCULUS INTRODUCTION TO ALGEBRA ALGEBRA 1 GEOMETRY MCR ALGEBRA 2 MCR FTS FUNCTIONS/TRIG/STAT ESSENTIALS OF ALGEBRA A ESSENTIALS OF ALGEBRA B GEOMETRY MCR ALGEBRA 2 MCR Business Entrepreneur / Virtual Enterprise Business Office Technology Internship Computer Accounting Banking Equipment/ Teller Procedures Computer Aided Drafting MATH ELECTIVES STATISTICAL ANALYSIS STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AP COMPUTER SCIENCE A AP followed by COMPUTER SCIENCE 2 Advanced Yearlong course. Prerequisite: Algebra 2 Yearlong course. Prerequisite: Algebra 2 or Algebra 2 Honors Completed or concurrent. Yearlong courses. Prerequisite: Geometry with a B or better. *EPGY Education Program for Gifted Youth Stanford University (Prerequisite: Advanced Calculus) INTERNSHIPS What’s coming… • No integrated mathematics curriculum – we will remain with the traditional approach • No changes in math textbooks for 2014-2015 • Curriculum will be supplemented and supported to meet any changes in standards • Currently encouraging teachers to reflect upon their practices and incorporate the 8 Standards of Mathematical Practice 8 Standards for Mathematical Practice http://www.corestandards.org/Math/Practice/ Testing 2013-2014 • At PVPHS preliminary SBAC testing will happen in April – scores will not be reported – all 9th graders will participate in only ELA this year • 10th Graders will still take the CAHSEE – current pass rate for 1st time is 98-99% • 11th Graders in Algebra 2 or above will still take the CST test for mathematics, they will also take the EAP portion of the test http://www.csusuccess.org/eap Future Testing…. • Testing at the high school level with be done through SBAC and will be 11th grade only starting in 20142015 • CAHSEE next year – possibly still administered to 10th grade students • EAP for 11th graders may still be in place next year but will eventually be replaced with SBAC Testing • Middle schools will test students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades through SBAC starting next year What else is happening? • Increased dialogue with teachers from elementary through high school mathematics • Algebra 1 will no longer be considered an 8th grade level class by Common Core pacing – a large percentage of our students will still take Algebra 1 in 8th grade • Focus on applications, cooperative work, more statistics, and a deeper understanding of material • To do this we still need to concentrate on a comprehensive understanding of the basics • Changes to future pathways will still offer multiple pathways and areas for advancement Mathematics Pathways 8TH Geometry Honors 9TH 10TH 11TH 12TH Pre Calculus Honors AP Calculus BC Advanced Calculus Pre Calculus W/Limits AP Calculus AB AP Statistical Analysis Calculus AP Calculus BC Pre Calculus H AP Calculus BC Pre Calculus W/Limits AP Calculus AB Pre Calculus Calculus FTS Statistical Analysis Algebra 2 Honors Algebra 2 Honors Geometry Honors Algebra 2 Algebra 1 Geometry Algebra 2 MCR Geometry Honors Functions/Trig/STAT Algebra 2 Honors Pre Calculus H Pre Calculus W/Limits PVCM 8 Algebra 1 Essentials of Algebra A Geometry Algebra 2 Geometry MCR Algebra 2 MCR Functions/Trig/STAT Geometry MCR Algebra 2 MCR Algebra 1 Geometry MCR Essentials of Algebra B Pre Calculus FTS