Mathematics Concepts and Connections 9 is developed for students who learn best by doing.
It is a 100% match to Ontario's MAT1L and MAT2L courses.
Its accessible reading level supports student learning at all levels.
In Grade 9, students are involved in the hands-on costing and design of a Habitat for Humanity home.
In Grade 10, the theme of the ecological footprint encourages students to think about the day-to-day choices they make and how those choices impact the environment.
- Practical questions and real-life examples and illustrations actively involve students in mathematics relevant to everyday life.
- Consistent and predictable 2-page lesson format supports students who struggle with reading and mathematics.
- In Grade 9, the Construction Theme throughout engages students quickly and connects them to potential career paths.
- In Grade 10, the Ecological Theme engages students quickly and explores environmental concerns.
Brief Table of Contents:
Overview: This Book and Habitat for Humanity
Module 1: Fundraising
Module 2: Design and Model
Module 3: Purchasing Materials
Module 4: Making a House a Home
Module 5: Finishing the Job: Landscaping