Here is an approximate syllabus:
Date  Materials  HW assignment 
Week 1  
01/29 01/31 
Welcome to the first day of class!!! topic: 1.1 Review of Fractions WebWorK Online resources: 1) Adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators, adding and subtracting mixed numbers: start with this video and go over other videos and guided practice (marked with the star)  you will see the menu on the left. 2) Multiplying fractions (video example) 3) Multiplying fractions (guided practice) 4) Multiplying fractions and whole numbers (video example) 5) Multiplying fractions and mixed numbers (video example) 6) Multiplying fractions and mixed numbers (guided practice) 7) Dividing fractions by fractions 1 (video example) 8) Dividing fractions by fractions 2 (video example) 9) Dividing fractions by fractions (guided exercise) 10) Simplifying fractions (guided practice) 11) LCD (bunch of videos, starting with this one) 12) Comparing fractions (start with this one and proceed further) 13) Adding and subtracting mixed number with unlike denominators: start with this video, then proceed further 14) Multiplying mixed numbers (video example) 15) Multiplying mixed numbers (guided practice) 
HW 01Review of Fractions (due date: Sunday, February 3^{rd}, 11:50 pm) at WeBWorK Here is the cheat sheet for the correct syntax for entering answers in WeBWorK: WeBWorK Cheatsheet for Students Ver2.pdf 
Week 2  
02/05  topic: 1.2 Addition and Subtraction of Real Numbers (covering subtraction) 1.3 Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers Online resources: 1) Intro to negative numbers (video, 9:35 mins) 2) Intro to negative numbers (guided practice) 3) Adding/subtracting negative numbers (video, 9:15 mins) 4) Adding negative numbers example (video example) 5) Adding numbers with different signs (video example) 6) Adding negative numbers (guided practice) 7) Subtracting a negative = adding a positive (video, 1:32 mins) 8) Subtracting negative numbers (guided practice) 
HW 02Real NumbersIntroduction, HW 03Real NumbersAdding and Subtracting, (due date: Sunday, February 10^{th}, 11:50pm) at WeBWorK HW 04Real NumbersMultiplying and Dividing (due date: Tuesday, February 12^{th}, 11:50pm) at WeBWorK 
02/07  topics: 1.4.11.4.2 (ignore radicals for now) Exponents and Radicals, 2.1 Order of operations, 3.2.1 Transition to Algebra, Online resources: 1) Multiplying positive & negative numbers (video, 5:43 mins) 2) Multiplying numbers with different signs (video example) 3) Dividing positive and negative numbers (video, 4:51) 4) Multiplying and dividing negative numbers (rules, video, 8:29 mins) 5) Multiplying & dividing negative numbers (guided practice) 6) Intro to order of operations (video, 9:39 mins) 7) Order of operations (video example) 8) Order of operations 2 (video example) 9) Order of operations (guided practice) 10) Writing basic expressions with variables (video example) 11) Writing basic expressions with variables (summary, not a video) 12) Writing basic expressions with variables (guided practice) 13) Writing expressions with variables (another bunch of video examples) 14) Writing expressions with variables (guided practice) 15) Writing expressions with variables & parentheses (video example) 
HW 05Exponents and Order of Operations HW 06Transition to Algebra, (due date: Thursday, February 14^{th}, 11:50pm) 
Week 3 College is closed on Tuesday, February 12^{th} Lincoln's Birthday College is closed on Monday, February 18^{th} President's Day 

02/14 
topics: Sections 2.2 Evaluating algebraic expressions Adding and subtracting algebraic expressions 
HW 07Evaluating Algebraic Expressions, HW 08Adding and Subtracting Algebraic Expressions (due date: Tuesday, February 19^{th}, 11:50pm) at 
Week 4 College is closed on Tuesday, February 12^{th} Lincoln's Birthday College is closed on Monday, February 18^{th} President's Day 

02/19 
topic: Sections 3.1 Solving Linear Equations 3.3 Literal Equations, Online resource: 0) There is a bunch of videos and practices for this here: Algebra I: one variable linear equations. 1) one video example, then you can see Practice option in the left menu. 2) manipulating formulas (and more in the left menu) 
HW09Solving Linear Equations (due date: Sunday, February 24^{th}, 11:50 pm) at 
02/21 
topics:
3.4 Linear Inequalities in One Variable Online resources: Onevariable linear inequalities (a bunch of video examples and practice) All the material we covered so far will be on Test 1 More information about Test 1 can be found in Tests and Final Exam Review. Preparation to Test 1. 
HW 10Formulas, HW 13Solving Linear Inequalities (due date: Tuesday, February 26^{th}, 11:50pm) at 
Week 5  
02/26  Test 1 

02/28 
topics: Sections 4.1 Linear equations in two variables 4.2 The cartesian coordinate system 4.3 Graphing linear equations lecture slides: 4_3GraphingLinearEquations.pdf Online resources: 1) Twovariable linear equations intro (see also a bunch of other video examples and practice in the left menu) 2) Cartesian coordinate system 3) graphing video example 1 (pick a value for one variable, find another one) 4) graphing video example 2 (intercepts method) 5) graphing video example 3 (slopeintercept method) 
HW 14Two Variable Equations HW 15The Cartisian Coordinate System, HW 16LinesGraphing (due date: Thursday, March 7^{th}, 11:50pm) 
Week 6  
03/05  topics: Section 4.4 The slope of a line Lecture slides: MTH05_4_4Slope4_5ThePointSlopeForm.pdf Online resources: 
HW 17Lines  Slope (due date: Tuesday, March 12^{th}, 11:59 pm)  due date extended to Sunday, March 17th 
03/07 
topics:
Section 4.5 Equations of line 
HW 18LinesEquations, (due date: Thursday, March 14^{th}, 11:50pm)  due date extended to Sunday, March 17th 
Week 7  
03/12  topics: Sections 4.6 Graphing linear inequalities in two variables 4.7 Systems of linear equations (solving by graphing, by elimination and substitution methods) Here are some videos for refreshing your memory/review: Introduction to graphing linear inequalities in two variables (<=): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebragraphinglinesslope/corealgebragraphinglinearinequalities/v/graphinginequalities Example 2 (<): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebragraphinglinesslope/corealgebragraphinglinearinequalities/v/graphinglinearinequalitiesintwovariablesexample2 Example 3 (<): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebragraphinglinesslope/corealgebragraphinglinearinequalities/v/graphinginequalities2 Here are some nice videos and interactive practice that cover today's material: Solving systems of linear equations by graphing: lecture (9 mins): https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvinglinearsystemsbygraphing practice: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/e/graphing_systems_of_equations Here are some nice videos and interactive practice that cover today's material: Solving systems of linear equations by elimination and substitution methods: lectures: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvinglinearsystemsbysubstitution (10 mins) , https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvingsystemsofequationsbyelimination(13 mins) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/v/solvingsystemsofequationsbymultiplication (12 mins) practice: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/corealgebrasystems/corealgebrasystemstutorial/e/systems_of_equations The Midterm Grade will be comprised of: Homeworks (118): 50% Tests 1 score: 50% 
HW 19Linear Inequalities in Two Variables HW 20Graphing Systems of Linear Equations HW 21Solving Systems of Linear Equations (due date: Tuesday, March 19^{th}, 11:50pm) 
03/14 
topics: Section 4.7 Systems of linear equations (solving by graphing, by elimination and substitution methods)  special cases, substitution method Word problems preparing for Test 2 Temporary link to WeBWork: https://wwm01.bcc.cuny.edu/webwork2/2019_Spring_Novak_MTH05_45484/instructor/sets2/ 

Week 8  
03/19 
Practicing for Test 2 

03/21 
Test 2 

Week 9 

03/26  topic:
Section 5.1 Integer Exponents Online resources: 1) 5^3 (video), 2) 6*6*6*6*6*6*6*6 = 6^8 (video), 3) practice: intro to exponents, 4) (2)^3 and raising numbers to powers 1 and 0 
HW 22Positive Integer Exponents, HW 23Negative Integer Exponents (due date: Tuesday, April 2^{nd}, 11:50pm) 
03/28  topics: Sections 5.2 An introduction to polynomials 5.3 Adding and Subtracting Polynomials, 5.4 Multiplying Polynomials 5.5 Division of polynomials by monomials 
HW 25PolynomialIntroduction, HW 26PolynomialsAdding Subtracting Multiplying Dividing (due date: Friday, April 5^{th}, 11:50pm) 
Week 10 

04/02  topics:
Sections 5.6.1 The Greatest Common Factor 5.6.2 The Grouping Method 5.6.3 Special Products 5.6.4  5.6.5 Factoring Trinomials 5.6.6 Summary 
HW 27FactoringIntroduction HW 28FactoringSpecial Products HW 29FactoringTrinomials (due date: Tuesday, April 9^{th}, 11:50pm) 
04/04  topics: Section 5.7 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring Section 5.8 Solving Word Problems Using Quadratic Equations 
HW 30FactoringSolving Quadratic Equations (due date: Friday, April 12^{th}, 11:50pm) 
Week 11  
04/09  Review/Preparation for Test 3  
04/11  Test 3  
Week 12  
04/16  topics: Section 6.1 Roots and Radicals including Pythagorean Theorem and Distance Formula Here are the links to the Khan Academy, covering radicals: 1) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrabasics/basicalgfoundations/algbasicsroots/v/introductiontosquareroots 2) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebrahome/algexpandlog/algsimplifyradicalexpressions/v/simplifyingsquareroots1 3) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/prealgebra/prealgebraexponentsradicals/prealgebracuberoot/v/introductiontocuberoots You will see on the left a list/menu of video lectures and practices (with hints and solutions). This covers Sections 6.1 and 6.2. In the second link, from the list/menu on the left, ignore "Worked example: rationalizing the denominator" and "Simplifying radical expressions (addition)" videos they are with variables. 
HW 31Radicals  Introduction, HW 32Radicals  Simplifying (due date: Tuesday, April 23^{rd}, 11:50pm) 
04/18  topics: Section 6.2 Operations on Radicals 
HW 33RadicalsOperations (due date: Tuesday, April 30^{th}, 11:50pm) 
Week 13 Spring Recess 04/19  04/28 picture: https://www.pinclipart.com/pindetail/hxwoRJ_cherryblossomclipartatgetdrawingstransparentcherryblossom/ 

Week 14 

04/30  topics: Section 6.3 Complex Numbers Here are links to the videos and practices (with hints and solutions) from Khan Academy: 1) https://www.khanacademy.org/math/precalculus/imaginaryandcomplexnumbers/theimaginarynumbers/v/introductiontoiandimaginarynumbers 2) https://youtu.be/T647CGsuOVU 
Suggested for practice: HW 34ComplexNumbers 
05/02  topic: Sections 7.1 Solving Quadratic Equations (completing the square and quadratic formula) 7.2 Introduction to Parabolas Review/Preparing for Test 4 slides: MTH05_7_2IntroductionToParabolas.pdf 
Suggested for practice HW 35SolvingQuadratic Equations by Completing the Square, HW 36The Quadratic Formula HW 37Introduction to Parabolas 
Week 15  
05/07  Test 4 

05/09  Final Exam Practice 

Week 16  
05/14  Final Exam Practice 