Financial Algebra
Instructor: Mr. Blasi
 
Classroom: C203
  
E-mail: rblasi@mail.bts.k12.nj.us
             mrblasi@gmail.com
 
After School Help Days: Any day as per request by student
 
 

 Course Guide

 
Course Objectives:
This course is designed to give students the skills necessary to succeed in life. The students will learn how to be financially stable through use of checking and savings accounts. They will also learn how to comparision shop for all types of goods from groceries to houses.  Also in the curriculum, the students will learn about loans, buying a car and buying a house among others.
 
 
Course Texts: Mathematics: With Business Applications
 
 
Grading/Homework Policy:


Major

Minor

Homework

Participation

CP/Electives

50

30

10

10

Honors

55

30

10

5

AP

60

30

7.5

2.5


 
  • Homework should be graded for completion as follows:

    • No attempt/not handed in - 0%

    • Homework attempted but mostly incomplete - 50%

    • Homework attempted, more than 50% completed - 75%

    • Homework completed - 100%
 
How to Handle Absences:
 See teacher the following day. Makeup work will be located in the absentee folder.
 
Tentative Schedule 
Curriculum Map - 10 Month Calendar

Classroom Rules:

1. Listen the 1st time something is said

2.  Respect everyone in class 

3. Be prepared for class

4. Be on time to class