Math 8 General Information

**Math 8 Supplies**

Please come to class with the following supplies:

Composition Notebook (for notes)

Scientific Calculator

Binder or section in a binder for math

Lined & graph paper

Pencil & eraser

Correcting Pen

**Math 8 Course Expectations**

** Course Description**:

Students will be using the Holt McDougal Math Program to work through the Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

- 8.F Functions
- 8.NS The Number System
- 8.EE Expressions and Equations
- 8.G Geometry
- 8.SP Statistics and Probability
Students will use the Standards for Mathematical Practices as they work through the CCSS.

- Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them
- Reason abstractly and quantitatively
- Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others
- Model with mathematics
- Use appropriate tools strategically
- Attend to precision
- Look for and make use of structure
- Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning