Perform operations with Fractions and Integers (number line, coordinate plane)
Apply ratio concepts to solve real world problems
Apply properties of operations to write and simplify algebraic expressions
Solve one variable equations and inequalities using algebraic process
Solve Real world mathematical problems involving perimeter, area, surface area, and volume (2-D:square, rectangle, triangle & parallelogram; 3D: cube & rectangular prism)
Create a display of statistical data in appropriate format in order to draw conclusions.
Calculate measures of central tendency & variation
7th Grade Unit Goals
Students will be able to:
Apply all operations using integers
Apply all operations and properties to problems using rational numbers
Solve real world mathematical problems using numerical and algebraic expressions and equations
Solve inequalities and graph results on a number line
Analyze real world and mathematical problems using ratios, rates, and proportions
Solve real world and mathematical problems using angles, area, perimeter, and circumference of two-dimensional figures (regular & complex)
Solve real world and mathematical problems involving surface area and colume of three-dimensional figures (prisms, cones & spheres)
Apply the principles of probability to real-world applications
Apply information to create and to interpret complex graphs and charts
7th/8th Grade Pre-Algebra Unit Goals
Students will be able to:
Organize rational and irrational numbers in different representations.
Solve multi-step equations and inequalities with integers.
Manipulate fractions, decimals, and percents, including equations of each.
Graph linear equations and inequalitites.
Generate linear equations, inequalities and graphs of real world problems.
Interpret by modeling the correlation between two variable sets of data.
Apply principals of congruence and similarity to transformations and transversals, using models.
Apply appropriate formulas and tools to calculate perimeter, area of 2-D figures, surface area, volume of 3-D figures, and to apply the Pythagorean Theorem.
8th Grade Algebra Unit Goals
Students will be able to:
Apply appropriate mathematical language, algebraic properties, and order of operations to simplify and evaluate expressions
Analyze conceptually and mathematically the general characteristics of functions and their applications to linear equations and inequalities.
Graphically model linear equations
Solve systems of linear equations and inequalities
Simplify expressions involving exponents and polynomials
Factor polynomial expressions (with GCF, grouping, trinomials with leading ones and non-leading ones, and binomials including difference of squares, sum of cubes, and difference of cubes).
Apply appropriate techniques to simplify and solve rational expressions, and equations.
Apply appropriate techniques to manipulate radicals and compute expressions with rational and negative exponents.
Solve quadratic equations by factoring, graphing, completing the square & applying the quadratic formula.