Math 8 is a year long mathematics course that is required for all 8th grade students.
8th Grade students will be guided through the wonderful world of Algebra, including topics such as:
- Solving Systems of Equations
- Linear Functions
- Real, Rational & Irrational Numbers
- Bivariate Data
- Scientific Notation
Failure to show proficiency in Math 8 will result in repeating the course as a freshman for no high school credit.
All Math 8 students are expected to be excellent examples of our “Wildcat Way”:
Students grades for Math 8 are 100% Summative/Academic Content Scores – meaning their tests and finished projects are graded on an IB Rubric
Academic Behavior, or “learning behaviors” will be reported separately (in all classes), starting this 2018-19 school year. There are 3 Learning Behaviors that will be reported out with scores of R (Rarely), S (Sometimes), C (Consistently), TWICE A TRIMESTER, are:
- Utilized Feedback
- Work Completion