Miss Appleby's Classroom

8th Grade Math

What we will learn this year:

  • Performing all operations using Order of Operations with Real numbers

  • Analyze and solve equations

  • Use functions to model relationships (Linear, Nonlinear)

  • Investigate bivariate data and patterns of association

  • Analyze and solve systems of linear equations

  • Congruence and similarity of polygons

  • Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem

  • Solve problems involving surface area and volume

8th Grade American History

What we will learn this year:

  • To examine the larger patterns in the history of our country.

  • To explore the multicultural background of our country’s citizens.

  • To develop an understanding of the foundation of our political system.

  • To understand the basic principles of the national economic system.

  • To examine the environment’s role in history and how it has shaped our present.

  • To acquire a global perspective of the United States of America--both past and present.