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Hilldale 8th Grade Algebra I  20192020 
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Aug 21  23

Syllabus / Class Procedures / Diagnostic Testing
Unit 0: Growth Mindset
Math is about learning not performing.
Math is about making sense.
Math is filled with conjectures, creativity, and uncertainty.
Mistakes are beautiful things.

Assessment :
Unit 0

Aug 26Sept 17

Topic 1: Solving Equations and Inequalities
 Operations on real numbers
 Evaluating expressions with nonstandard operations
 Solving linear equations
 Solving Equations with a Variable on both sides.
 Literal equations and formulas
 Solving Inequalities in One Variable
 Compound inequalities
 Absolute value equations and inequalities

Assessment:
A1.A.3.4, A1.A1.1.
A1.A.3.1, A1.A.2.1, A1.A.2.2, A1.A.1.2

Sept 18  Oct 16

Topic 2: Linear Equations
 SlopeIntercept form
 PointSlope form
 Standard form
 Parallel and perpendicular lines

Assessment:
A1.A.4.1, A1.A.4.3, A1.A.3.4, A1.A.4.1, A1.A.4.2

Oct 21  Nov 22

Topic 3: Linear Functions
 Relations and functions
 Linear functions
 Transforming linear functions
 Arithmetic sequences
 Scatter plots and Lines of Fit
 Analyzing Lines of Fit

Assessment:
A1.F.1.1, A1.F.1.2, A1.D.1.3, A1.A.4.4, A1.F.1.3,A1.F.3.1, A1.F.3.2, A1.A.3.5, A1.D.1.2

Dec 2  Dec 13

Topic 4: Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities
 Solving systems of equations by graphing
 Solving systems of equations by substitution
 Solving systems of equations by elimination
 Linear Inequalities in two variables
 Systems of linear inequalities

Assessment:
A.1.A.1.3, A.1.A.3.1, A1.A.2.1, A1.A.2.3

Dec 1620

Review Topics 1  4 for SemesterTest

Assessment:
Semester Test: Topics 14

Jan 6232

Topic 5: Piecewise Fuctions
 The absolute value functions
 PiecewiseDefined functions
 Transformations of piecewisedefined functions

Assessment:
A1.F.1.2, A1.F.2.2, A1.A.1.2, A1.A.4.4, A1.F.1.4, A1.F.3.2

Jan 23 
Feb 14

Topic 6: Exponents and Exponential Functions
 Rational exponents and properties of exponents
 Exponential functions
 Exponential growth and decay
 Geometric sequences
 Transformations of exponential functions

Assessment:
A1.N.1.1, A1.A.3.4, A1.F.1.2, A1.F.2.1, A1.A.3.6, A1.F.2.2

Feb 18 Mar 6

Topic 7: Polynomials and Factoring
 Adding and subtracting polynomials
 Multipying polynomials.
 Multiplying special cases
 Factoring polynomials
 Factoring x^2 + bx + c
 Factoring ax^2 + bx + c
 Factoring special cases

Assessment:
A1.A.3.2, A1.A.3.3

Mar 912,
Mar 2331

Special Topic: Review PreAlgebra Standards for State Testing

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Apr 110
(During state testing window)

Topic 8: Solving Quadratic Equations
 Rewriting radical expressions
 Simplifying expressions with cube roots
 Simplifying expressions with square roots

Assessment:
A1.N.1.1, A1.N.1.2,

Apr 13  17

Topic 9: Working with Functions
 Function notation
 Operations with functions

Assessment :
A1.F.3.3

Apr 20 May 5

Topic 10: Statistics and Probability
 The addition principle of probability
 The multiplication principle of probability
 Intersections, unions and complements
 Experimental probability
 Analyzing data displays
 Comparing data sets
 Interpreting the shapes of data displays

Assessment::
A1.D.2.1, A1.D.2.2, A1.D.2.3, A1.D.2.4,, A1.D.1.1,

May 6 10

Review for Semester Test


May 1112

Semester Test

Assessment:
Semester Test Topics 510
