Saxon Math and common core strands will be integrated into the Pre-Algebra course. The course will focus on the 8th grade common core strands: number systems, expressions, equations, functions, geometry, statistics, and probability.

## Expectations

- Finish assignments
- Review notes, vocabulary or new concepts
- be responsible, respectful, and ready to learn each day

## Grading

Course grade will be weighted. Tests and Performance Tasks will be 60% of grade. Daily work and quizzes will be 40% of grade.

## Testing Information

**Performance Task 7: Wednesday Dec. 12**

(tasks on PT)

(tasks on PT)

**approximate square roots to the nearest hundredth and then compare to a whole number**

**complete word problem similar to early finishers problem on page 125 in math book****word problem about finding sales price given a discount and then to find the original price given the sale price******

**Test 7: Friday Dec. 14**

(tasks on Test)

(tasks on Test)

**integer word problems**

**writing numbers in proper scientific notation****change 8 1/3% to a fraction****simplify expressions using exponent rules**## After School Tutoring from 3:00 - 4:00

Room 219 Tuesday and Wednesday

Room 226 Wednesday and Thursday

Room 226 Wednesday and Thursday