### Math Department

#### Kenneth Kramek, Resource Teacher

240.740.2432

Graduation Requirements, College Readiness, Extra Help, Mathletes, etc.

Course Recommendation Guidelines

Graphing calculators are needed in high school math courses beginning in Algebra 1. The recommended calculators are the Texas Instruments (TI) 84 plus or (TI) 83 plus. The math department has a limited number of these calculators to loan for the school year if a student is unable to purchase a calculator.

## Staff

Laura Ackerman, Teacher

Laurie Asher, Teacher

Nathan Conyer, Teacher

Garrett Dobbs, Teacher

Melody Fogle, Teacher

Jeffrey Flowers, Teacher

Julie Gesterling, Teacher

Keith Gordon, Teacher

Rene Pulupa, Teacher

Jack Stansbury, Teacher

Katrina Weaver, Teacher

### Vision Statement

### Math Department Values

1) all have great value, regardless of what they know or are able to do.

2) need adequate time to learn and process.

3) deserve to be treated equitably and with respect.

4) deserve a rigorous curriculum.

5) need to be taught to self-advocate, to take responsibility for their own learning, and how to learn.

Teachers, in order to be effective:

1) deserve to be valued, respected, and treated as professionals by all stakeholders.

2) need to advocate for their needs in order to be effective.

3) need to exercise professional judgment.

4) should be sincere, optimistic, and high energy individuals.

5) should accept no limits.

6) should use teamwork, move together, and lead by participating.

Teachers need to demonstrate and work to develop the following character traits in their students:

1) a willingness to exert effective effort and accept ever-increasing degrees of challenge

2) honesty

3) flexibility

### News

## Summer Packets

#### Students need to consider only the packet for the class they will be taking in the fall.

Updated 6/9/2017

**Optional Review Packets**

Algebra One

Geometry

Algebra Two

Precalculus

Statistics and Math Modeling

Calculus with Applications

AP Statistics

AP Calculus

**Required Packets**

Honors Geometry

Honors Algebra Two

Honors Precalculus**Magnet Packets**

Magnet Geometry

Magnet Precalculus AB and Magnet Functions

Suggested Reading for Analysis One