Would it be possible for an average math mom to teach Dolicani Algebra 1 with just the text? Also, would finishing this enable a child to step into Derek Owens Algebra 2? I'd love to do DO for Algebra 1, but we have two children in university now and 3 others that we homeschool. I'm trying to be wise with money. My goal is to prep my upcoming 8th grader to take online classes with DO later (maybe Alg. 2 and Pre-Cal) and possibly do dual credit Calculus his senior year. By that time, I'll ha
Even though I really liked the vibe of the mid-70's Dolciani student book I had, I ended up buying mid-80's Dolciani Algebra 1 and 2. My son was doing very well with Dolciani's Pre Algebra (1985/88 edition), so it made sense to stick with the same sequence.
Algebra Structure and Method Book 1:
isbn for the student book: 0395352495 copyright 1986
isbn for teacher's edition: 0395352509 copyright 1986
isbn for solution key: 039544361X copyright 1986 (1988 impression is the same)