This course introduces students to the fundamental algebraic principles necessary for success in upper-level math courses and fosters math inquiry and problem-solving skills. Students will learn about the tools for solving equations, transformations of geometric figures, proportional relationships, and the equations for straight lines. This is the first course in a two-part Eighth-Grade Mathematics series.

This course uses our Knowledge, Skills, and Attributes (KSA) model to give students the opportunity to develop both real-world 21st Century Skills and Social and Emotional Learning Soft Skills to develop college and career readiness.

  • Knowledge: Eighth-Grade Mathematics, Part 1
  • Skill: Communication—Communicate Using Writing
  • Attribute: Respect