Course: Mathematics 8
Print or Online 
Online 

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.

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.

Course Topics/Modules 
Square roots Pythagorean theorem Integer and fraction arithmetic’s Volume/surface area of simple 3d figures Percentage Linear equations and graphs Transformations of graphs Probability

Square roots Pythagorean theorem Integer and fraction arithmetic’s 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) etext 
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 inperson. However the phone is not the best option for explaining math problems.


Credits 
4 

Prescribed Learning Outcomes 
See the Ministry’s 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.
