**Middle School**

## Middle School English

### Laurie Lamb, Instructor

**Course Description:**

This class is designed fir seventh and eighth graders and will cover all key elements of a middle school English course: vocabulary, grammar, reading comprehension, composition, and literature. Further description forthcoming.

**Student Text: TBA**

## Pre-Algebra

### Kristi Freeman, Instructor

Using the Bob Jones Pre-Algebra textbook, this course will develop and refine necessary skills needed for Algebra 1. A thorough review of operations on integers, fractions, decimals, percents, and radicals will be given, as well as using algebraic expressions and linear equations throughout the course. No high school credit awarded for this course.

Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Math, or a placement test.

**Textbook:** BJU Pre-Algebra Student Text (2nd edition)

BJU Pre-Algebra Tests (2nd edition)

## Fundamentals of Math

### Kathy Sweat, Instructor

Using the Bob Jones Fundamentals of Math textbook, this class will review and refine necessary skills needed for Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1. Whole numbers, decimals, number theory, fractions, rational numbers, percents, measurement, geometry, area/volume, probability/statistics, integers, algebra, and relations/functions will be covered. No high school credit awarded for this course.

Prerequisite: Students must have proficiency with multiplication tables through 12.

**Textbook:** BJU Fundamentals of Math Student Text (2nd edition)

BJU Fundamentals of Math Tests (2nd edition)

## Earth Science

### Katherine Schilling, Instructor

Earth Science is a quarterly unit study of four Earth Science topics: geology, astronomy, marine ecology, and weather. Progress will be evaluated by worksheets, quizzes, tests, and lab activities. This course is recommended for students who will be taking Pre-Algebra concurrently and are not mathematically ready for Physical Science.

(No credit earned for this class)

Prerequisite: none

Lab fee: $25.00

Textbook: TBA