MA: Mathematics 8
This course builds on skills developed up to Grade 7 while introducing students to secondary mathematics. Areas covered in this program include Representing Data; Ratios, Rates and Proportional Reasoning; Pythagorean Relationship; Percent; Surface Area; Fraction Operations; Volume; Integers; Linear Relations and Equations; Probability; and Financial Literacy. Problem Solving will be related to real-life experiences to make the application of Math more meaningful, and will be integrated throughout the program. On top of this content, students will be expected to show learning and growth through the Core Competencies of Communication, Thinking, and Personal and Social Responsibility.