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Series: Algebra Help for Beginners 3.5 Hours

About this Series

  • Lessons: 14
  • Total Time: 3h 27m
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unlimited
  • Created At: 07/23/2010
  • Last Updated At: 05/06/2016

This Beginning Algebra video for Beginners introduces Algebra in a concrete and simple manner. It is the most basic math help for beginning Algebra you will ever find.

What makes this Algebra help different? What makes it work? The instructor is a National Board Certified Teacher using research based methods designed for students who really struggle, even with easy math. Students with certain learning disabilities often find this approach helpful.

It is repetitive so you hear what you need to hear over and over. The lessons are long enough but not too long.

Print out the practice sheet and work it over and over until you really get it! And always go at YOUR pace, not someone else's.

When you are struggling in math, it is not just about watching until you follow it. "Oh, I get it" is not enough. It is about doing it over and over and over again. It is about YOU doing it, not just watching me or someone else. Math is just not a spectator sport.

These Algebra videos are for you only IF you want to learn Algebra from the very, very beginning, if you are a real beginner. The lessons are clear and simple, and designed to relieve "math stress" and frustration. You can "watch online" OR "watch online AND download" to your computer. When you buy the series you get to choose. There are no time restrictions. They are yours forever. Please share them freely with your friends. That would be a good thing!

These math videos do not go fast. You can pause them anytime. If you want to listen to one part over again, just stop it, back up, and listen again. Even though you may "get it" the first time you hear it, you need repetition for it to stick.

When you play the videos, download the PDF and work the problems right along with me. Then download the "practice on your own" sheets. The answers are provided for you to check your work. It will help you if you will go over and over the material. Key point: go over and over and over it.

Private tutors are great. I am one. But this video series is much cheaper and very helpful and effective IF you are motivated to learn on your own.

There are 14 Algebra video lessons in this Beginning Algebra Series. They range from 12-24 minutes each for a total of 3 hours 27 minutes. It's best to focus on one lesson until you master it and finish the practice downloads. Don't leave a lesson until you have mastered it.

I suggest you watch the videos in this order but it isn't completely necessary.

How To Combine Like Terms (Add/Subtract)
How To Multiply in Algebra
Integers And Number Line
Multiplying Positive/Negative Numbers (2 Videos)
Adding Positive/Negative Numbers
Solving One Step Linear Equations
Solving Two Step Linear Equations

You can watch these 3 videos anytime:
Meaning of Exponents
Laws To Exponents
Commutative, Associative, Distributive, Identity

Sandra Wilkes
National Board Certified Teacher
Teacher of the Year

About this Author

Sandra Wilkes
Sandra Wilkes
30 lessons

Welcome! I'm so glad you are here! Math help is here for you when you need it.

I believe that using these Algebra and Geometry videos will help you understand the basics of Algebra and Geometry.

Some students try very hard and still struggle to pass math. They start off strong but things quickly begin to fall apart. That happens as soon as the student becomes lost. Teenagers who find themselves in this position often let it "get away from them" before they seek help. Because Math is always a class of stepping stones, it rarely gets better without help.

I urge you to seek help from your child's teacher first. Always. These Algebra and Geometry videos can help too. You can watch...

Lessons Included

~ milly91

Great ways to explain Algebra and Geometry together. Very good.

So Easy To Understand
~ michaelmc

I really get this now. Never thought of it this way before.

Below are the descriptions for each of the lessons included in the series:

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