Grade 9 Curriculum

Helping young students build a strong study foundation.

Grade 9 comes with a huge jump at school. Students will see a large increase in self-regulated learning and note-taking, as teachers will start to provide a more hands-off teaching approach.

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Goals for a Grade 9 Student

English 9 Curriculum

Expectations of a Grade 9 student:

• Use reading strategies to determine theme, main idea, and supporting details

• Analyze the effectiveness of an author’s use of persuasive devices

• Determine recurring themes in literature

• Evaluate and analyze texts and present ideas with peers

• Analyze and evaluate text for validity and accuracy

How your English tutor will help:

✔ Share strategies to write with an emphasis on voice, word choice, and organization

✔ Introduce writing techniques for expressive and creative texts

✔ Recognize relevant facts and ideas to evaluate biases of sources and authors

✔ Practice formulating questions about an issue from multiple perspectives

Math 9 Curriculum

Expectations of a Grade 9 student:

• Use operations with rational numbers

• Answer questions with exponents and exponent laws

• Understand how to use operations with polynomials

• Solve linear relations using graphing, interpolation, and extrapolation

• Understand financial literacy using simple budgets and transactions

How your Math tutor will help:

✔ Increase knowledge on abstract concepts such as rational numbers, exponents, polynomials

✔ Challenge students to justify mathematical ideas and decisions

✔ Increase financial literacy for understanding of real life problems by introducing budgets and transaction analyses

✔ Promote analytical and problem solving skills needed in senior high school math

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