K. Herring

8th Grade Math/Math I

(919)751-7125

Planning Times 8-9:15 am

**Course Outline****: **

**Grade 8 Math**

*First Nine Weeks:*** Exponents, Solving Equations, Rational & ****Irrational Numbers, Squares & **

**Square Roots, Scientific Notation**

*Second Nine Weeks: *Transformations, Parallel Lines & Angles, Pythagorean Theorem, Volume

*Third Nine Weeks:*** Equations of Lines, Systems of ****Equations, Functions**

*Fourth Nine Weeks:*** Scatter Plots & Two-Way Tables**

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**Math I**

*First Nine Weeks:*** Solving Equations & Inequalities, Linear Functions**

*Second Nine Weeks:*** Systems of Equations & Inequalities, Exponents & Exponential Functions**

*Third Nine Weeks:*** Polynomials & Quadratic Functions, Comparing Functions, Formulas**

*Fourth Nine Weeks:*** Coordinate Geometry, Statistics**

**Materials needed:**

3-Subject Spiral Notebook w/ Pockets

Loose Leaf Paper

Pencils

Red ink (Checking) Pens

Graph Paper

**Classroom Rules**

- Come to class prepared.
- Raise your hand and wait to be acknowledged.
- Ask permission to leave your seat.
- Keep hands, feet, and other objects to yourself.
- Respect yourself, others, and school property.

**Grading Scale:**

**A = 90-100**

**B = 80-89**

**C = 70-79**

**D = 60-69**

**F = Below 60**

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**Grading Percentages:**

Tests = 20%

Quizzes = 30%

Classwork/Participation = 40%

Homework = 10%