Math for Grade 8

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Price $35/Session
Duration 1 Session
Credit Week

Course Description:

Grade 8 Math:
The students will receive instruction in and demonstrate the ability to perform  mathematical functions and problem-solving in the areas of multidigit addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers, decimals and fractions,geometry,satistics and logical reasoning.

Textbook: Math 8
Prentice Hall Scott Foresman Addison Wesley Scott Foresman Addison Wesley Middle School Math Course 8Th Grade Volume 1-3 Chapters 1 6 Teacher Edition 2002 Isbn 0130542083

  • Materials:
  • Student Textbook & homework book
  •  Problem of the Day
  •  CD / DVD support
  •  Practice and Enrichment Worksheets
  •  Manipulative materials
  •  Calculators
  •  Assessment Sourcebook

Time Allotment:  
45 minutes per day, 2 days per week

Course Content:

  • Number theory-GCF and LCM word problems and factors..
  • Operations with integers and rational numbers.
  • Exponents and roots-multiplication,division with exponents.
  • Scientific notations-compare,multiply and divide numbers written in scientific notation.
  • Consumer math-multi step problems with percents discounts,tax and sale prices.
  • Problem solving and estimation-Word problems,Guess and check,and Venn diagrams.
  • Expressions and properties,variables and equations,linear functions.
  • Geometric measurement-create plots,histograms and frequency charts.
  • Statistics –Interpret charts,quartiles and outliers.
  • Probability-experimental probability,make predictions,compound events,factorialsand permutations.
  • Monomials and polynomials-add,subtract,multiply and divide monomials.
  • Data and Modeling

Areas to be evaluated:

  •  Class participation
  •  Homework assignments
  •  Tests:
  •  Quizzes
  •  Group projects
  •  Graphing project
  •  Review games and activities