Precalculus


Registration Survey

Sample of OHS curriculum.                                                         Sample of UW Curriculum.

                                                                                                                                             
          Graphs are made with TI Calculators                                                                                         Graphs are made with TI Calculators and DESMOS                                                                                                                                       DESMOS graphs                              
                                                                                                                                                     Crawling Tractor Problem                               
                                                                                                                                  Margot and the Statue Problem
                                                                                                                        Baby Shark! do do do doo...



Frequently Asked Questions
(updated when questions emailed to rgant@osd.wednet.edu)


Which class is harder?

The classes cover the same material, but in different ways.  

How much time is required for homework in the UW class?

Students report that first semester took about one hour per night, second semester took about 30 minutes per night.

When do I have to decide if I want to take it for college credit?

You have until late October to make the decision as to whether you want to earn college credit.

What if I decide later, I do not want college credit or a grade reported on my college transcript?

You have until a date in late June or the end of the high school year (whichever is first) to withdraw.

Can I take the UW class for just high school credit without registering for college credit?

Yes.

Can I take the regular precalculus class for college credit?

No.

Is there an option to take Calculus for college credit?

There is a proposal in place to offer Calculus for college credit during the 2019 - 2020 school year.

How do I sign-up for the UW Precalculus class?

Select the UW Precalculus class on the survey at the top of this page, or email rgant@osd.wednet.edu




INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON


The textbook link is here:  UWMATH 120 Precalculus


UW in The High School Video:



UWHS flyer for students.pdf


UWHS Presentation for 2018-19 School Year.pdf

UWHS Website

UW MATH 120 Materials Site