**In CCSS8 we learn about the skills and concepts listed in the Common Core Standards, as well as how it can be applied to real life applications. Throughout the year, we will learn about the number system, expressions and equations, functions, geometry, and stats & probability.**

## This year you will learn about:

**Unit 1:**Work with radicals and integer exponents.

8.NS.1 Decimal expansions and irrational numbers

8.EE.1 Integer Exponents

8.EE.3: Very small and very large quantities (Scientific Notation)

8.EE.4: Operations with Scientific Notation

**Unit 2:**Work with radicals and integer exponents.

8.EE.2 Square root & Cube Roots

8.NS.2 Compare values of irrational numbers

**Unit 3:**Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.

8.EE.7 Solve linear equations in one variable

**Unit 4:**Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

8.G.6 Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem

8.G.7 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find unknown side length

8.G.8 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find distance between points.

**Unit 5:**Understand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations.

8.EE.5 Graph and compare proportional relationships

8.EE.6 Use similar triangles to explain slope

**Unit 6:**Define, evaluate and compare functions

8.F.1 Understand functions

8.F.2 Compare properties of functions 8.F.3 Linear functions

8.F.4 Construct & interpret linear functions

8.F.5 Describe functional relationships

**Unit 7:**Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.

8.EE.8 Systems of equations

**Unit 8:**Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software.

8.G.5 Angles, parallel lines cut by transversal

**Unit 9:**Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software.

8.G.1 Verify properties of transformations

8.G.2 Congruence using transformations

8.G.3 Describe effects of transformations in a plane

8.G.4 Understand similarity using transformations

**Unit 10:**Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones and spheres

8.G.9 Volume of cones, cylinders and spheres

**Unit 11:**Investigate patterns with 2 variables of data8.SP.1 Scatter plots

8.SP.2 Line of best fit

8.SP.3 Interpret slope in data representation

8.SP.4 Two-way tables