Ministry of Education
Gr 8 outcomes/indicators
Math has four broad themes, each of which has many specific skills. You can view them at the Ministry of Education's website. The categories are:
Number - divisibility rules, relating positive fractions, decimals and percents, operations with integers
Patterns and Relations - linear relations (algebraic expressions and equations), graphing
Space and Shape - use of Pi, circles, polygons, 2D relationships - bisectors, perpendicular etc.
Statistics and Probability - measures of central tendency (average), outliers, circle graphs, determining likelihood
8's multiple choice quizzing This is the Gr. 8 collection of M/C quizzes connected to our primary resource, Math Focus 8.
Math Focus Textbook
Focus 8 math textbook - all solutions
Current Focus - P8.1 - 8.2 Patterns and Relations (Algebraic Relationships)
This section is focused mainly on using algebra to show relationships between values. The material will ask students to master several techniques. Once the concepts are solidly in mind, the steps are straightforward.
resolve equations to determine the variable
create a table of values from a given equation
graph relationships on a Cartesian grid
create models of relationships