Course: Mathematics 8

 

Print or Online

Online

Print

Prerequisites

Math 7

Math 7

Description

This grade 8 math course focuses on introductory topics of numbers, pattern recognition, algebra, graphing on a coordinate plane, and a little bit of probability.

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The online course is set up using quizzes, 1 long written assignment, and 1 art project.

 

This grade 8 math course focuses on introductory topics of numbers, pattern recognition, algebra, graphing on a coordinate plane, and a little bit of probability.

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The online course is set up using all written assignments.

 

Course Topics/Modules

Square roots

Pythagorean theorem

Integer and fraction arithmeticís

Volume/surface area of simple 3d figures

Percentage

Linear equations and graphs

Transformations of graphs

Probability

 

Square roots

Pythagorean theorem

Integer and fraction arithmeticís

Volume/surface area of simple 3d figures

Percentage

Linear equations and graphs

Transformations of graphs

Probability

 

Assessment

Quizzes, assignments, etc.: 50%

Exam (final exam): 50%

 

Assignments: 40%

Exam (midterm/final exam): 60%

 

Resources

Online (Math Makes Sense 8, Pearson Education) e-text

Math Makes Sense 8, Pearson Education, hard cover

 

Deposit

$80 refundable

$80 refundable

Teacher Support

Students have access to the course teacher through email, phone and in-person.† However the phone is not the best option for explaining math problems.

 

Credits

4

Prescribed Learning Outcomes

See the Ministryís document here:

http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/pdfs/mathematics/2008math89.pdf

Teacher

Once you are in the active course you will be able to see who your teacher is by going to the Classlist tab and then clicking on Teacher.

 

Completion Date

Go to our school website http://vlns.ca and click on Students and then the Enroll tab to see the exact dates of each Session offered at the VLN.