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GRADE 8

  • Multiply and divide decimal numbers by various powers of ten
  • Solve multi-step problems involving whole numbers and decimals
  • Represent the multiplication and division of fractions
  • Evaluate expressions that involve integers, including expressions that contain brackets and exponents, using order of operations
  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide simple fractions
  • Solve problems involving operations with integers
  • Express repeated multiplication using exponential notation
  • Solve problems involving percents expressed to one decimal place and whole-number percents greater than 100
  • Solve problems involving proportions, rates, and ratios

– Focusing on the Fundamentals of Math – A Teacher’s Guide, p.7

Text Resources

This curated list of documents have been selected to help you gain a deeper understanding of the above selection from “Focusing on the Fundamentals of Math – A Teachers Guide”. Each link will take you directly to the relevant section within the document.

Targeted Implementation and Planning Supports for Revised Mathematics - THUMBNAIL

Targeted Implementation and Planning Supports for Revised Mathematics

Fractions Across the Curriculum - Capacity Building Series THUMBNAIL

Fractions Across the Curriculum – Capacity Building Series

Paying Attention to Fractions THUMBNAIL

Paying Attention to Fractions

Paying Attention to Proportional Reasoning THUMBNAIL

Paying Attention to Proportional Reasoning

Communication in the Mathematics Classroom - Capacity Building Series THUMBNAIL

Communication in the Mathematics Classroom – Capacity Building Series

A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics 4-6, Number Sense and Numeration, Vol 3, Multiplication THUMBNAIL

A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics Gr. 4-6, Number Sense and Numeration, Vol 3, Multiplication

(Though this document is written for the Junior grades, it still applies to students in grades 7-8 who need extra support with multiplication).

A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics 4-6, Number Sense and Numeration, Vol 4, Division THUMBNAIL

A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics Gr. 4-6, Number Sense and Numeration, Vol 4, Division

(Though this document is written for the Junior grades, it still applies to students in grades 7-8 who need extra support with division).

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