Honors Geometry

Full Year

1

11, 12

No

Prerequisites Needed:

Algebra 1

1st semester:

Honors Geometry covers the same topics as Geometry, with more emphasis placed on formal proof and applications. Many concepts are also covered in greater depth. Successful completion of Geometry (or Honors Geometry) is required for admission to most colleges. Students enrolled in this course are expected to have demonstrated a high level of achievement in Algebra I.

2nd semester:

Honors Geometry covers the same topics as Geometry, with more emphasis placed on formal proof and applications. Many concepts are also covered in greater depth. Successful completion of Geometry (or Honors Geometry) is required for admission to most colleges. Students enrolled in this course are expected to have demonstrated a high level of achievement in Algebra I.

Learning Targets

  1. Students will learn and use, and understand geometric symbols and representation.
  2. Students will be able to apply geometric formulas appropriately in a given situation.
  3. Students will be able to apply angle and side relationships.
  4. Students will be able to make connections between algebra and geometry.
  5. Students will be able to prove Geometric theorems.