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  • Course Overview

       Math 8 is intended to serve two purposes. First, to review or extend concepts and skills learned in previous grades. Second, to prepare students for more abstract concepts in algebra and geometry. All students are expected to have prior knowledge of the concepts introduced in Math 7.  Math 8 is designed so that a student will meet the standards of learning set forth by the Commonwealth of Virginia.  The Standards of Learning (SOL) end of the course exam will be given at the end of Math 8.  Throughout the course, students will study the following topics:  number and number sense, computation, estimation, measurement, geometry, probability, statistics, patterns, functions, and algebra.


    First Nine Weeks


    Real Number System

    Order of Operations



    Third Nine Weeks



    Angles and Transformations

    Pythagorean Theorem

    2D & 3D Figures 

    Second Nine Weeks


    Equations & Properties





    Fourth Nine Weeks


    2D & 3D Figures

    Scatter Plots

    Box Plots

    SOL Review