Math

2019-2020 syllabus

  • Ms. Moran moranje@mail.orange.k12.nj.us

    Ms. Debrah nsia-ddu@orange.k12.nj.us

    Math Grade 8: Periods 1/2, 3/4, and 5a/6a

     

    Topics/Standards

    Unit 1: Rigid Transformations and Congruence

    Unit 2: Dilations and Similarity

    Unit 3: Linear Relationships

    Unit 4: Linear Equations and Systems

    Unit 5: Functions and Volume

    Unt 6: Scatterplots

    Unit 7: Exponents and Scientific Notation

    Unit 8: Pythagorean Theorem and Irrational Numbers

     

    Materials:

    2 Sharpened Pencils, Eraser (NO PEN)

    1 Notebook for Math ONLY

    1 Math Folder for Worksheets

    1 pair of headphones

     

    Grade Distribution:

    Tests – 25%

    Quizzes – 20%

    Classwork – 20%

    Authentic Assessments – 25%

    Homework – 10%

     

    *Class participation includes, and is not limited to, tardiness, preparation for class, behavior, and following directions.

    *Unannounced quizzes may be given. HW may be collected and graded.

     

    Absence Policy:

    It is the student’s responsibility to make-up work missed. This includes HW, Test, Quiz, etc.

     

    General Class Rules:

    1. Be on time, be prepared, and remain on task.
    2. Be respectful to each other and the teacher all the time
    3. Remain seated
    4. Raise your hand to speak
    5. Have a positive attitude

     

    Consequences:

    1. Warning
    2. Time after class
    3. Phone calls will be made to parents as needed (positive and negative).
    4. Severe or repeated unacceptable behavior will be referred to the principal.