Financial Mathematics

Pre-IB Math 10
Teacher: Andy Brown
Room 2013
Who am I?
• Math 10 teacher and T.O.K
• 1 son who is 3 years old, My wife is Mrs. Brown in
room 2026
• I Love playing sports, coaching sports and sometimes
watching sports (Boston Fan for ALL Sports)
• This past year I coached High School Girls Softball and
U4 soccer
• Listen to Country music and classic rock
• Love cooking but more importantly EATING
• Anything else you need to know… Ask.
Important websites
• Math 10 Textbook link: Pearson Books
• Username: nsmath10 Password: nsebook10
• Mr. Brown’s website and calendar
All notes from previous classes will be added to the calendar at the end of the
day. All Important dates will also be kept here.
• Moodle Login
• The moodle page will be used for watching online
videos, participating in online quizzes and
discussions. The intent is to FLIP your class!
Classroom Expectations
Be Respectful to yourself, your
classmates and you teacher.
No Drinks other than Water
You may snack in class but NO Meals
NO Electronics or Phones
No Hats in class and dress appropriately
Course Breakdown
-Measurement (20%)
-Relations and Functions
- Provincial Exam in June
-Algebra and Number
-Financial Mathematics
All chapters from the Pre-IB text will be incorporated into these Units
• Binder with loose leaf, graph paper, dividers, pen,
pencil, eraser, ruler, calculator, colored pencils or
• 1 basic “Hilroy” style Scribblers
• 1 Duotong for maintaining a Portfolio of assessments
• 4 “AAA” batteries for use of TI-84 calculators. These
calculators are available for use by the students but the
school does not supply batteries. Students may bring
batteries to use in class and take them out at the end
of class.
• Daily Questions – personal check to see how you did on Homework from the previous
• Weekly Question – This will be similar to the daily question but you will be required to
reflect on you work by answering questions about the problem. Every Thursday, these will be
kept in a scribbler/duotang and handed in at the end of every month.
Quizzes – Every Friday on the material covered that week
• Chapter Tests – Tests covering material on a specific chapter.
• Cumulative Tests – Tests covering ALL material to that date. These will happen at the end
of each unit.
• In-class assignments – Throughout the year you will be asked to complete work in
groups but submit individual copies of the answers.
• Projects
• Other assessments that may come up during the year.
• Provincial Exam
*** ALL Assessments that are Pre-IB outcomes will be scaled. If it is an outcome from Math
10 it will not be scaled.
Missed Classes and Assessments
• Notes will be online for missed classes.
• Videos of certain examples/lessons will be on
the moodle site.
• Missed assessments are to be made up during
extra help. They will marked as INCOMPLETE
until assessment is COMPLETE
• You will be able to re-write one assessment a
semester (Excluding Cumulative tests). It must
be re-done before January Exams for first
semester and before June Exams for second
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