Math | Grade 9-12 | Week of March 16

This week, we learn about functions, linear equations, creating equations and statistics.

At-Home Learning: PBS SoCal | KCET, in partnership with LAUSD and in collaboration with California PBS stations, are offering broadcast programming with digital resources that adhere to California’s state curriculum. Below are digital resources you can access to continue learning at home.

Curriculum-Related Programming

At-Home Learning schedules for educational programming airing on KCET, PBS SoCal, and KLCS are updated weekly. View or Download (PDF) this week’s Grade 9-12 Education Programming Schedule.

Programming Highlights

The “Breakthrough: The Ideas that Changed the World” episode “The Robot” covers the creation of one of the most common and helpful robots: the calculator.

 

Below, find digital resources you can access to expand your learning at home.

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Lesson Plans

Real-Life Math | Baseball
See how math comes into play in baseball.

Representing Functions
See how an organ function grinder from the National Museum of Mathematics represents a quadratic function in a variety of ways.

Slope and House Construction
Discover how math is required for quality home construction.

 

 

To view or download this week’s educational broadcast schedules for KCET, PBS SoCal and KLCS, visit our At-Home Learning page.

 

At-Home Learning Tips

As students adjust to new learning methods at home, remember that this is also a great opportunity to spend quality time with your child. Here are some tips for parents on balancing their children’s screen time with other fun and educational activities.