Ministry of Education
 Gr 7 outcomes/indicators
 Gr 8 outcomes/indicators
Math has four broad themes, each of which has many specific skills. You can view them at the Ministry of Education's website. The categories are:
 Number  divisibility rules, relating positive fractions, decimals and percents, operations with integers
 Patterns and Relations  linear relations (algebraic expressions and equations), graphing
 Space and Shape  use of Pi, circles, polygons, 2D relationships  bisectors, perpendicular etc.
 Statistics and Probability  measures of central tendency (average), outliers, circle graphs, determining likelihood
Practice Quizzes
Mathletics
 7's multiple choice quizzing For students who want to test their understanding,, these short M/C quizzes are available. They're taken from material in our primary resource, Math Focus 7. Click the unit theme, listed below as the current focus, and select topic to begin.
 8's multiple choice quizzing This is the Gr. 8 collection of M/C quizzes connected to our primary resource, Math Focus 8.
Mathletics
Math Focus textbook
 Focus 7 math textbook  all solutions
 Focus 8 math textbook all solutions
Current Themes  Triangle Numbers, Squares and Roots, Pythagorean Theorem
 I'm teaching all the Gr. 8 students. Mr. Gulutzan is teaching the 7's. I will be supporting both groups through after school help, Morning Math and supplementary learning resources.
 Key topics
 using factor trees to find prime factors
 finding squares and square roots using both estimation (mental math) and calculation (calculator skills)
 solving geometry problems using square concepts
 using the formula c2 = a2 + b2 to solve problems with right angle triangles
 using factor trees to find prime factors

