Course Information

Math 7

The purpose of mathematics education is to build the high levels of mathematical skills, processes, thinking, and problem solving necessary to meet the challenges of the 21st century.  The course is designed as a preparation for eighth grade math.  The topics covered in Math 7 are integers, rational numbers, expressions and equations, inequalities, ratios and proportions, percents, constructions and scale drawings, circles and area, surface area and volume, and probability and statistics. In this course, the students will learn from a balanced instructional approach through the Big Ideas Math curriculum.  This approach probes students to use abstract thought, reasoning, and inquiry to persevere in solving real-world problems, which helps them to gain a greater depth of mathematical understanding.