PCI Ed’s Algebra City Covers 28 Common Gaps in Student Understanding (THE Journal)
PCI Education, a company that develops curriculum products, has published a set of learning materials specifically for kids in grades eight through 10 having trouble with Algebra 1 concepts. “Algebra City” is a set of four workbooks that address 28 common algebraic misconceptions using a graphic novel approach and web-based practice problems. According to the company, the program is intended to be used not for standard curriculum but for intervention, pinpointing areas where students are struggling.
The materials consist of four student editions, each one covering seven of the 28 topics, as well as a teacher set with an assessment CD, a teacher resource CD, and access to the interactive activities. Read more >