# Mrs. Grooms' 8th Grade Math Class

## May 16th-20th

## What's Happending at Moses!

Awards Day: May 20th

Field Day: Monday, May 23rd

Day of Awesomeness: May 26th

Last Day of School: May 27th (Two hour early release)

**Theme for the year:** Stay positive, be flexible and try your best.

This week we are previewing 9th grade concepts, specifically Polynomials.

**Monday : Introduce Polynomials**

**Tuesday: Adding Polynomials**

**Wednesday: Multiplying Polynomials**

**Thursday: **

**Friday: **

**Please encourage students to complete their online assignments on Digital Days. Those assignments are graded.**

**There are lots of resources on my Canvas Page for students to reference and links below where students can do some additional review if they choose.**

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Click below for assistive technology resources

__ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES FOR DIGITAL LEARNING AND CANVAS__

**Computer/Network, Infinite Campus and Canvas Log-in:**

User: Lunch Number

Password: initials + (4 digit birthday--month and day)

**If at home:**

User: Lunch Number@ paulding.k12.ga.us

Password: Titans + (4 digit birthday)

__ Supplies:__ 1 1/2 inch binder, composition notebook, paper, erase marker, and pronged folder

__Homework:__ Homework will be assigned periodically. Please check with your child to make sure he or she is completing the work to be checked the next day.

** Tutoring:** Tutoring will be on Thursdays at 7:50 am.

**Your child must let me know by Wednesday so I can meet them up front of the school.**

**Textbook:** This year we have a textbook called __GO MATH__ . This program has a digital format that canl be accessed through the student dashboard and a hard copy workbook page. We don't use this textbook often. __Click the HMH icon through Clever on student dashboard.__

GO MATH link -Digital textbook

(Yellow HMH icon)

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__WEBSITES TO PRACTICE Math Fluency__

Xtra Math: Kids can get help with basic operations with this program. Let's fill some gaps!!!

Basic Fact Practice with flashcards and games:

https://www.varsitytutors.com/aplusmath/games

Multiplication Practice: Fact Monster

__Resources for Unit A/Integers__

Websites for Integer Practice:

http://www.math-play.com/integer-games.html (Links to an external site.) This is a website that has practice over integers.

http://www.math-play.com/Integers-Jeopardy/Integers-Jeopardy.html (Links to an external site.)

https://www.mathgames.com/skill/7.65-add-and-subtract-integers (Links to an external site.)

**One and Two Step Equations:**

**Here are some games/websites to practice.**

**More Equation Practice:**

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-equations#alg1-intro-equations

http://www.math-play.com/equation-games.html (Ignore the systems of equations section. Everything else is good.)

http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=64 Game that will keep track of how many problems you have correct

http://www.math-videos-online.com/solving-equations-games.html A lot of interactive games with more practice with solving equations

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-equations#alg1-intro-equations

Instruction on all types of equations. Videos and practice

https://www.mathgames.com/skill/8.40-solve-multi-step-equations

Multi-Step Math Games

__Unit A Part 2--Angle Relationships__

Practice/Notes for angle relationships

Angle practice

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/Angles/

More angle practice

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-equations#alg1-intro-equations

__Unit B: Helpful Websites for Functions__

http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/15-functions/01-whats-a-function-domain-range-01

http://www.algebra-class.com/algebra-functions.html#Functions

https://ww

w.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/algebra-functions#evaluating-functions

__Unit C: Helpful Websites for Linear Functions/Equations__

http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/linear-equations.html

__Unit D: Helpful Websites for Line of Best Fit__

http://illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx?id=4186

https://www.ixl.com/math/algebra-1/scatter-plots-line-of-best-fit

https://learnzillion.com/lesson_plans/6933-write-an-equation-for-line-of-best-fit/

Standard form equations

http://www.algebra-class.com/word-problems.html

Systems of Equations

http://www.regentsprep.org/regents/math/algebra/ae3/algsysadd.htm

https://braingenie.ck12.org/skills/105514

http://www.coolmath.com/crunchers/algebra-problems-systems-equations-2x2

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/core-algebra-systems/core-algebra-systems-tutorial/v/solving-linear-systems-by-graphing

Exponents and Scientific Notation

Practice over Scientific Notation

Do this link first. Practice conversions as well as adding and subtracting practice.

https://www.quia.com/quiz/382466.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Exponent practice:

http://www.coolmath.com/prealgebra/13-intro-to-exponents/02-exponent-rules-rule-1-01-38

Exponents: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/exponent.htm

Math Antics Video on Rules of Exponents

Perfect Squares

http://www.squarerootcalculator.co/perfect-squares.html

Pythagorean Theorem

http://www.mathsisfun.com/pythagoras.html

Rational vs Irrational Numbers

Volume of Cylinger, Cone and Sphere

http://study.com/academy/lesson/volume-of-cylinders-cones-and-spheres.html

**Transformations**

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-eighth-grade-math/cc-8th-geometry

Scroll down and click on Translations, Rotations

Reflections and Similarity/Congruence.

https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/transformations.html

**Here is a brief overview of our Units this year:**

- Unit A: Equations and Parallel Lines cut by a transversal
- Unit B: Functions
- Unit C: Linear Functions: Slope, y-intercept, linear equations
- Unit D: Linear Models and Tables: Writing equations, drawing lines of best fits from scatter plots
- Unit E: Systems of Equations
- Unit F: Exponents, Scientific Notation and Radical Numbers
Unit G: Geometric Application of Exponents: Pythagorean Theorem, Volume and Surface area

Unit H: Translations, Rotations, Reflections, Congruence and Similarity

- Unit I: Show What We Know- Milestone Prep

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