Pre-Algebra

Registration

Registration Deadline: Sept. 18th
NOTE: To register for this class, you must pay now AND sign up
Organized by Seattle Advocates for Education
Questions? Email classes@seattleadvocatesfe.org

Basic Info

Location: Classes will be online through Zoom and Google Classroom | More info will be sent out before first class
Dates: Sundays | Sept 20th, Sept. 27th, Oct 4th, Oct 11th, Oct 18th, Oct 25th, Nov 1st, Nov 8th 
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: $50 | contact seattleadvocatesfe@gmail.com for financial aid
 
Target: 4th - 5th grade

Instructors:

Eileen Kim
Eileen is a rising junior at Issaquah High School who has a passion for business and math. She is an active member of DECA and her school district's orchestra, Evergreen Philharmonic. She has taught violin to young musicians and enjoys working with children. In her free time, Eileen likes to play the violin and play tennis with her friends and family.
Surya Bollapragada
Surya is a rising junior at Issaquah High School, with a passion for both STEM related courses and the humanities. Surya is an active member of her school's DECA chapter. On the weekends you can find her volunteering for environmentalist groups, reading, or watching history channels. Surya has previously worked as a soccer coach, and as a math tutor. She enjoys being a mentor for children: helping their creativity shine while making lasting friendships with them.

Curriculum

Pre-Algebra will introduce and explore the foundational pre-algebraic skills used in many aspects of mathematics. Students will strengthen basic operation skills and apply them to more advanced topics, such as decimals and fractions. This class will focus on growing fundamental skills, problem solving, and reasoning. We will help students gain confidence in their math abilities and prepare them for algebra and higher level math courses.

Topics: Decimals, fractions, advanced multiplication/division, properties and classification of shapes, coordinate plane, basic algebra, PEMDAS, evaluating expressions

Prerequisites: Understanding of 3rd- 4th grade math, basic multiplication, adding, subtracting, dividing skills.

 

Materials:

  • Computer 

  • Notebook (graph and/or lined paper

  • Calculator

  • Paper and a pencil

Questions? Email seattleadvocatesfe@gmail.com

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