Welcome To Mrs. Paterson's Math 8 Webpage

Visit here often to keep up-to-date with marks; notes and assignments; assignment, quiz, test and project due dates; and resources that are relevant to this course.

The best way to contact me is by email:    dpaterson@sd35.bc.ca

Please contact me anytime, especially when you are having trouble with a math question and I will email or call you back to help you find that solution.

Click here to access the Math 8 Course Outline and my Classroom Expectations

 

MATH LINKS WEBSITE -Online study quizzes, other info.  Click the link then use the 'choose a chapter' menu on the left.

MATH 8 LINKS TEXTBOOK ONLINE

 

UPCOMING TESTS/QUIZZES

HELLO EVERYONE, SORRY I HAVE NOT UPDATED MY WEBPAGE, MY COMPUTER BROKE DOWN AND I HAD NO WAY TO SCAN MY NOTES AND ASSIGNMENTS.  I WILL TRY TO UPDATE MY WEBPAGE THIS WEEKEND.

THURS FEB 9

1.  Take up Section 7.2 challenge questions

2.  Section 7.3 notes and homework

3.  Section 7.3 homework worksheet

TUESDAY FEB 7

1.  Section 7.2 homework answers

2.  Section 7.2 homework challenge questions:  page 260-261 #11, 12, 13, 17

FRIDAY FEB 3

1.  Chapter 5 test

WED FEB 1ST

1.  Section  7.1:  Notes and homework assignment

MON JAN 30

1.  More review for Chapter 5 test

2.  Chapter 5 Test is now on FRIDAY FEB 3RD***

Thurs Jan 26

1.  Review for Chapter 5 Test - test is on FRIDAY  FEB 3RD

2.  Section 5.3 and 5.4 Quiz

Tues Jan 24

1.  Take up Section 5.4 homework

2.  Do Chapter 5 Review (page 188-189)

3.  Chapter 5 Practice Test (page 190-191)

4.  Chapter 5 Extra Practice Answer keys

Fri Jan 20

1.  Section 5.2 Homework answers

2.  SEction 5.3 Homework answers

3.  Section 5.4 Notes and homework assignment

4.  Section 5.4 Extra Practice worksheet

Wed Jan 18

1.  Section 5.1 and 5.2 Quiz

2.  Complete note on section 5.3 and do homework (see Section 5.3 below)

3.  See section 5.3 extra practice worksheets below

Mon Jan 16

1.  Review Section 5.1 and 5.2

2.  Section 5.3 note and homework

3.  Section 5.3 Extra Practice

****Section 5.1 and 5.2 Quiz -Wed Jan 18

Thurs Jan 12

1.  Section 5.1 Homework Answer key

2.  Section 5.1 Extra Practice Answer key

3.  Section 5.2 Note and Homework Assignment

4.  Section 5.2 Extra Practice

Tues Jan 10, 2012

1.  Chapter 5 Section 5.1 notes and homework assignment

2.  Isometric Dot Paper

3.  Square Dot Paper

4.  Section 5.1 Extra Practice Worksheet

Fri Jan 6, 2012

1.  Chapter 5:  Getting Started assignment

2.  Cut out Surface area shapes

Wed Jan 4, 2012

1.  Go over chapter 3 Test, mark pythagorean assignment

Wed Dec 14

1.  Chapter 3 Test

Mon Dec 12

1.  Mark Chapter 3 Practice Test

2.  Door Decorating Contest

Thurs Dec. 8

1.  Section 3.3 and 3.4 Quiz

2.  Go over Section 3.5 homework and Chapter 3 Review

3.  Hand in Pythagorean Assignment

4.  Chapter 3 Practice Test

Tues Dec. 6

1.  Section 3.5 Notes and homework assignment

2.  Section 3.3 and 3.4 Quiz on Thurs. Dec. 8

Thurs Dec. 1

1.  Section 3.1 and 3.2 Quiz Rewrite

2.  Go over Section 3.4 Homework

3.  Pythagoras Assignment

Tues Nov. 29

1.  Section 3.3 homework review

2.  Seciton 3.3 Quiz

3.  Section 3.4 Notes:  Using the Pythagorean Relationship

Fri Nov. 25

1.  Quiz:  Section 3.1 and 3.2

2.  Finish Section 3.3 notes

3.  Do Section 3.3 homework -see Section 3.3 notes for homework assignment

Wed Nov. 23

1.  Review Section 3.2

2.  Go over homework:  Section 3.2

3.  Start Section 3.3

Mon  Nov. 21

1.  Answers to Section 3.1 Homework questions

2.  Note and homework assignment on Section 3.2:  Exploring The Pythagorean Relationship

Thurs Nov. 17
1.  Go over Module 1 Test

2.  Go over answers to Getting Started -Chapter 3

3.  Complete notes at home for Section 3.1 -Squares and Square Roots

4.  Homework:  pg 85 #1-4; pg 85-87 #6, 7ac, 9, 11, 13-15, 17, 18, 20, 22ab, **challenge** 19, 22c, 24, 26, 27

Tuesday Nov. 15, 2011

1.  Module 1 Test (Chapter 2 and 4)

2.  Complete Getting Started-Chapter 3

Wednesday Nov, 9, 2011

1.  Go over Chapter 4 Test

2.  Review for Module 1 Test

3.  Start Chapter 3:  Getting Started

Monday Nov. 7, 2011

Chapter 4 Test

Thursday Nov. 3, 2011

1.  Chapter 4 Test

2.  Review for Module 1 Test (Chapter 2 and 4)

3.  Module 1 Test on Monday Nov. 7

Tuesday Nov. 1, 2011

1.  Review for Chapter 4 test

2.  Extra review for Chapter 4 test.

3.  Upcoming Module 1 Test (includes Chapter 2 and 4):  Monday Nov.  7

Fri Oct 28, 2011

1.  Section 4.4 Quiz

2.  Take up Chapter review

3.  Do Chapter 4 Practice Test pg 152-153  #1-14 and mark in class

4.  Chapter 4 Test on Thursday Nov. 3rd

Wed Oct. 26, 2011

1.  Section 4.3 quiz

2.  Take up Section 4.4 homework

3.  Chapter 4 Review pg 150-151  #1-17

Mon Oct. 24, 2011

1.  Take up Section 4.3 homework (check homework completion)

2.  Do Note and assignment on Chapter 4 Section 4.4 Combining Percents (see Wed Oct 19 for printable copy)

Wed Oct. 19, 2011

1.  Rewrite Quiz for Section 2.2 and 2.3

2.  Take up Section 4.3 homework

3.  Note:  Chapter 4 Section 4.4 Combining Percents and homework assignment??? If time

Mon Oct. 17, 2011

1.  Take up Mental Math Questions from Thursday's Hmwk assign

2.  Continue with Part B of Section 4.3 Notes

3.  Hmwk:  page 142-143:  # 5-6, 8-9, 11-12, *challenge*  #10, 13, 16

Thurs Oct. 13, 2011

1.  Section 4.2 Quiz

2.  Section 4.3 Notes and homework assignment

       -Do Part A Mental Math section only.

      -Do page 142 #3-6  Mental Math questions only.

Tues Oct. 11, 2011

Review of Section 4.1 and  4.2 -in class assignments

Thurs Oct. 6, 2011

1.  Check 4.1 Homework, hand in

2.  Section 4.1 Quiz

3.  Chapter 4 Section 4.2 : Fractions, Decimals, and Percents Note

4.  Chapter 4 Section 4.2 Homework Assignment

      Page 135 C ommunicate the Ideas  #1-3

      Pages 135-137  #4-16,  **challenge**  #19, 21

 Tues Oct. 4, 2011

1.  Take up Chpt 2 Test

2.  Take up Chapter 4:  Percent - Getting Ready Assignment

3.  Chapter 4 Section 4.1 note

4.  Chapter 4 Section 4.1 Homework Assignment

Fri Sept. 30. 2011

1.  Chapter 2:  Ratio, Rates and Proportional Reasoning Test

2.  Start Chapter 4:  Percent - Getting Ready Assignment

Wed Sept. 28, 2011

1.  Go over Chpt 2 Review and Practice Test

2.  Chapter 2 test on Fri Sept 30

Mon Sept. 26, 2011

1.  Take up homework from 2.2 and 2.3

2.  2.2 and 2.3 Quiz

3.  Chapter 2 Review page 70-71 -do all questions  #1-18

4. Chapter 2 Practice Test page 72-73 -do all questions  #1-14

Thurs Sept. 22, 2011

1.  Go over Section 2.2 notes on Rates and do homework

2.  Click here for Chapter 2: Section 2.3 Proportional Reasoning note

3.  Click here for Chapter 2: Section 2.3 Proportional Reasoning note answer key

4.  Do homework as listed in Task #4.

Tues Sept. 20, 2011

1.  Homework check Ratios homework pg 51 #11,2,4: pg 51-54 #5, 7-12, 14, 15, 17, 20, *22

2.  Ratios quiz

3.  Click here for Chapter 2:  Section 2.2 Rates Note

    Click here for the answer key for Chapter 2:  Section 2.2 Rates notes

Fri. Sept. 16, 2011

Click here for Notes and assignment for Chapter 2 Section 2.1 Ratios

Chapter 2 Section 2.1 Ratios Notes answer key

Ratios homework assign pg 51 #11,2,4: pg 51-54 #5, 7-12, 14, 15, 17, 20, *22

 Wed. Sept. 14, 2011

1.  Take up Getting Ready Assignment

2.  Do Ratio and Rates Activity              

    Click here for Ratio and Rates Activity Worksheet

Mon. Sept. 12, 2011

Click here for Chapter 2 Getting Ready Worksheet - due Wed. Sept. 14

Thurs. Sept. 8, 2011

1.  Follow the instructions on the Scavenger Hunt Worksheet to complete the questions.

    Click here to access the Scavenger Hunt Worksheet

2.  Click here to access the Problem Solving Worksheet

     Both assignments are due on Monday Sept. 12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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NO WAY OF SCANNING MY NOTES AND ASSIGNMENTS

I WILL TRY TO GET EVERYTHING UPDATED THIS WEEKEND.