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Parents and Students - the following is a Course Outline, with details of what we will be working on and in what sequence. Dates will be posted for Exams and Quizzes where possible:

 

  Unit1 – Chapter 1 – Symmetry & Surface Area

Day1 Textbook Scavenger Hunt
Assignment: Chapter 1 Get Ready
Day2&3 1-1 Line Symmetry
Assignment: p.13 #5,7,9,10,12-15,16,18 & Math Link p.15
Day4&5 1-2 Rotation Symmetry
Assignment: p.22 #4,7,9,10,12,16,17,19 & Math Link p.25
1-1 & 1-2 Quiz 
Day6,7&8 1-3 Surface Area
Assignment: p.31 #4,6,8,10,12,14,16 & Math Link p.35
Day 9&10 Chapter Review and Test

Unit1 - Chapter 2 - Rational Numbers
Day1 Problem Solving Worksheet
Assignment: Chapter 2 Get Ready
Day2&3 2-1 Comparing and Ordering Rational Numbers
Assignment: part1 - p 52-54 #1-4, 6, 8, 9, 10, 12
Assignment: part2 - p 52-54 #14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23; [Extension 25, 28, 29 with explanations]
Day4&5 2-2 Rational Numbers in Decimal Form
Assignment: part1&2 - p 60-62 # 4ac, 6ad, 8ab, 10, 12, 13, 16, 18, 22; [Extension 24-29]
Day6&7 2-3 Rational Numbers in Fraction Form
Assignment: Sec 2-3 part1 p. 68 # 3-5, 7 p.71 “History Link” # 1-3
Assignment: Sec 2-3 part2 p. 68-69 # 9, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18; [Extension 19, 23a, 25acd, 26]
Day8&9 2-4 Calculating and Applying Square Roots of Rational Numbers
Assignment: Sec 2-4 part1 p 78 #1, 5-8, 10
Assignment: Sec 2-4 part2 p.79-80 # 11-13, 15, one of 16-18, 20; [Extension 27, 32, 33, 35]
Day10 Applying Rational Numbers
Assignment: Lesson on Car speed and Stopping Distance & Worksheet #1-5
Day11 Rational Number Pre-Test
Day12 Chapter 2 Test

Chapter 3  Powers and Exponents
Section 3.1 Using Exponents to Describe Numbers
Assignment: p 97-98 #5, 6, 8, 11, 12, 14, 16; [Extension 18 to 23]
Section 3.2 Exponent Laws
Assignment: p 106-107 # 6-9, 11, 14 , 17 , 19 , 20 , 21; [Extension 22, 23, 25, 26]
Section 3.3 Order of Operations with Exponents
Assignment: p 111-113 # 1-8, 10, 11, 14, 15, 18; [Extension 16, 17, 20]
Section 3.4 Using Exponents to Solve Problems
Assignment: p 118-119 # 1-3, 5, 7, 9, 11; [Extension 10, 12]
Ch3 Review p120 # 1-21 Odd numbers
OPEN Notebook Pre-Test                                                                                        
Chapter 3 Powers and Exponents Test

Chapter 4 - Scale Factors and Similarity
4-1 Enlargements, Reductions, and Scale Factor   
Assignment: p136 #4a or 4b; 6a or 6b; 7, 9, 11, 13; [Extension 14, 17]
4-2 Scale Diagrams & Map Scale
Assignment: p143 #4, 5, 6 or 7, 8 or 9, 10, 12, three of 13-18, 19; [Extension 20, 21, 22]
4-3 Similar Triangles
Assignment: p150 #1, 4 or 5, 6 or 7, 8, 10, two of 12-15; [Extension 16, 18, three of 19-23]
4-4 Similar Polygons
Assignment: p157 #3ab, 5-7, 9, 10-12; [Extension 14-18]
Open Book Unit Pre-Test
Chapter 4 Unit Test on  Jan 24th

Chapter 5 Introduction to Polynomials
5-1 The Language of Mathematics
Assignment: p178 #7, 9, 10, 12, 13, 17-19, 21-26;  [Extension 29, 30, 31]
5-2 Equivalent Expressions                                                                                              
Assignment: p187 # 4, 6-8, 11-13, 15-17, 19-21; [Extension 18, 23-25]
5-3 Adding Polynomials                                                                                                 
Adding polynomials with Algebra Tiles
Assignment: p.196-199 # 5, 7, 9, 10, 12, 16-19, 23a; [Extension 24-26]
5-3 Subtracting Polynomials                                                                                        
Assignment: p.195-199 # 3, 8b, 11, 15bd, 21, 22cd, 23b; [Extension 28, 30]
Chapter 5 Pre-TEST                                                                                     
Chapter 5 Introduction to Polynomials Test

Chapter 6 Linear Relations
6-1 Representing Patterns                                                                                            
Assignment: p217-219 #4, 6, 7, 10ac, 11, 13;  [Extension 14 to 17]
6-2 Interpreting Graphs                                                                                                
Assignment: p226-230 #4, 7, 8, 11, 13, 15;  [Extension 18 and 19]
6-3 Graphing Linear Relations                                                                                      
Assignment:  Part1   p239-242 #4, 6, 7bc, 10, 12ab, 13;  [Extension 16, 19, 20]
                        Part2 p240-241 #7a, 9, 11, 12c, 14;  p217-218 #5, 12;  p226-228 #5, 9, 14
Chapter 6 Pre-Test                                                                          
Chapter 6 Test