__Academic Algebra 1 Learning Goals__

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**NQ.A.1.RationalOperations**

Maintain fluency in the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of rational numbers.

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**NQ.A.2.ReasonQuantitativelyI**

Reason quantitatively, create expressions and solve equations that model real-life mathematical problems.

**ALG.A.1.Expressions**

Understand the structure of expressions and use foundational skills to write, simplify and apply properties of operations to algebraic expressions.

**ALG.A.2.LinearEquations**

Analyze linear equations and understand the process of reasoning associated with creating and solving them in one variable.

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**ALG.A.3.GraphingLinEqs**

Represent and solve linear equations graphically and understand the connections between lines and their equations.

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**ALG.A.4.SystemsofEqs**

Solve systems of equations by graphing, substitution, elimination and apply these methods to solve real-life mathematical problems.

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**ALG.A.5.Inequalities**

Analyze linear inequalities algebraically and graphically and understand the process of reasoning associated with creating and solving them in one variable.

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**ALG.A.6.PolynomialsI**

Perform basic arithmetic operations on monomials and polynomials.

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**ALG.A.7.Factoring**

Understand the process of factoring as the inverse of multiplying and use it to generate equivalent expressions and to solve algebraic equations.

**FUN.A.1.RepresentFunctions**

Understand the concept of a function, to include the representation of functions using tables, graphs, mappings and basic function notation.

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**STAT.A.1.DataAnalysis**

Use basic graphical and numerical techniques to analyze data in one and two variables and make inferences to justify conclusions.