MATHEMATICS 9 ADAPTED
FOUNDATION COURSE: MATHEMATICS 8
Students will be placed in this course on the advice of the Counsellor and Mathematics teacher. Only students who have a history of difficulty in mathematics will be placed in this course. Students whose lack of success is due to poor work habits will not be placed in this course. The content is less demanding than Mathematics 9 and content will be adjusted to meet the abilities and needs of individual students. Calculators will be used to develop concepts and aid in computations. Math 9 Adapted students are currently integrated within the regular Mathematics 9 classroom. Being placed in this course could have implications for post-secondary options. The option to purchase math workbook is available if students choose to write in it.
At the end of this course, students will be prepared for Workplace Mathematics 10.