# Year 8 Mathematics

8MATH
**Course Description**
**Teacher in Charge: ** Mrs C. Matthews

Year 8 Mathematics

Year 8 Maths includes the learning areas of Number, Measurement, Geometry, Statistics and Algebra. There is a focus on individual learning needs, ensuring and gaps in prior knowledge are attended to, right the way through to providing extension opportunities. A primary goal is for students to both enjoy maths and experience success.

#### Course Overview

**Term 1**

Whole Number

Integers

**Term 2**

Unit Conversion & Time

Fractions, Decimals, Percentages, Ratio

**Term 3**

Statistics

Perimeter, Area, Volume

**Term 4**

Algebra

Probability

**Pathway**
Year 9 Mathematics

**Contributions and Equipment/Stationery**
A scientific calculator is recommended (Casio fx-82AU PLUS)