Algebra 1 Tutoring Course

Are you looking for algebra 1 help? Our tutoring and learning center offers three types of math programs designed for students who want to improve their knowledge in algebra 1.

  1. Individual tutoring: one-on-one tutoring in-home or on-campus tutoring sessions.
  2. Small group tutoring. Our regular small group tutoring programs (2 - 5 students) are one hour long and held throughout the academic year from September to June. They provide an excellent combination of individualized instruction with one of our math tutors and the benefits of collaborative study with others. Students may bring the homework assigned by their respective teachers to their learning center classes and our tutors will help them with their specific assignments. In addition, our math tutors can cover the missed skills and provide additional instruction on challenging material in our own classes. Students enroll in our small group math tutoring programs by completing an application and returning it to the Columbia Academy tutoring and learning center. Enrollment is open throughout the year. A monthly commitment is required.
  3. Classroom math program. The entire classroom math program is divided into three consecutive sessions and covers the following topics:
  • Operations on numbers and expressions
  • Linear functions
  • Linear equations and inequalities
  • Quadratic and exponential functions

Upon completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Classify, order, and compare real numbers
  • Perform operations with real numbers including numerical expressions involving scientific notation, exponents, and squire roots 
  • Use ratios, rates, and proportions
  • Perform operations on polynomial expressions, factor polynomial expressions
  • Use algebraic exponential and radical expressions
  • Convert radical expressions into exponential expressions and vice-versa
  • Use words, tables, graphs, and symbols to represent, analyze, and model linear functions
  • Interpret slope and y-intercept in the context of a problem
  • Write linear equations to represent relationships between variables
  • Solve multi-step equations and inequalities
  • Solve equations involving the absolute value
  • Solve system of linear equations in two variables using algebraic and graphic procedures
  • Represent solution sets for inequalities symbolically as intervals or graphically on a number line
  • Represent quadratic functions in multiple ways
  • Determine and analyze key characteristics of quadratic functions and their graphs
  • Distinguish between types of functions, including linear, quadratic, and exponential
  • Solve quadratic equations by factoring, by completing the square, by using quadratic formula

Each session is 12 weeks long. The class meets once a week for one hour. Separate registration for each session ensures that the session you have chosen best meets your child's needs and it will not interfere with his/her other after-school activities during the year. Please refer to the Schedule page for specific dates when the sessions begin and end.

Algebra 1 small group tutoring course number: 1110-1
Algebra 1 classroom program number: 1110-2

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Our individual and small group tutoring, classroom programs, and test preparation programs are available at Caldwell University in Caldwell, New Jersey.

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