## Grade 8 Mathematics Overview

In eighth grade, students focus on:

- using the properties of exponents to simplify expressions
- writing numbers in scientific notation
- solving equations, including systems of equations
- working with linear functions
- solving problems using the Pythagorean Theorem
- using geometric transformations
- working with congruent and similar figures
- finding probabilities

**We will focus on number and algebra.**

Trimester 1

Trimester 1

The following chapters will be covered:

Chapter 1: Exponents

Chapter 2: Scientific Notation

Chapter 3: Algebraic Linear Equations

Chapter 4: Lines and Linear Equations

**Trimester 2**

We will focus on algebra and geometry.

The following chapters will be covered:

Chapter 5: Systems of Linear Equations

Chapter 6: Functions

Chapter 7: The Pythagorean Theorem

Chapter 8: Geometric Transformations

**Trimester 3**

We will focus on geometry and data.

The following chapters will be covered:

Chapter 9: Congruence & Similarity

Chapter 10: Statistics

Chapter 11: Probability

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