Preliminaries Unit (Preyear review)
Essential Question: What are the fundamental skills necessary to be successful in our 8th grade math class?
Topics:
Topics:
 Fractions: ordering fractions on a number line; comparing fractions; adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing. (3 4 days)
 Percents: Basic review; converting between percents, fractions and decimals; percent applications with word problems (3 days)
 Integers: all operations (include fractions) (2  3 days)
 Order of Operations: multistep simplification of mathematical phrases incorporating integers and fractions/decimals (1  2 days)
 Evaluating algebraic expressions: evaluate mathematical phrases with one or more variables, incorporating integers and fractions/decimals ( 1  2 days)
Lessons

Assessments
Assignments
