CURRICULUM

 
Overview
Learn math concepts, measurements, equations, and applying math concepts to solve real-life problems.
You don’t have to memorize formulas and will be provided a formula sheet to use on the exam.

Topics
Basic Math
Geometry
Basic Algebra
Graphs and Functions
Overview
Learn reading and writing concepts, including grammar. You’ll need to read excerpts from a variety of informational and literary sources and show your understanding, draw conclusions, and write clearly. Your writing will demonstrate your ability to analyse two passages, decide which argument has more convincing evidence and explain why the evidence supports your choice.

Topics
Reading for Meaning
Identifying and Creating Arguments
Grammar and Language
Overview
Learn to apply social studies concepts, know how to read graphs and charts displaying social studies data, and use reasoning to interpret information. The social studies exam is not about memorization. You won’t need to memorize the capitals of countries or dates that events occurred, but given some information about an event you might need to use that in drawing conclusions.

Topics
Reading for Meaning in Social Studies
Analysing Historical Events and Arguments in Social Studies
Using Numbers and Graphs in Social Studies
Overview
Learn to understand science concepts, know how to read graphs and charts displaying scientific data, and use reasoning to interpret science information. The science exam is not about memorization. You won’t need to memorize the periodic table of elements, but you will need to recognize names and symbols of key elements in answering some questions.

Topics
Reading for Meaning in Science
Designing and Interpreting Science Experiments
Using Numbers and Graphics in Science