This is an alternative to the regular Algebra I course. Students will take two (2) semesters to complete the concepts of Algebra I, Semester I, as well as increase their over all basic math skills. This course is designed for the students not recommended for the regular math program. The curriculum will be based upon number sense, fractions, decimals, scientific notation, percentage, graphs, area, perimeter, and integers. Course may be taken only upon teacher approval. Course contents and instruction will be differentiated to meet the specialized needs of the students.