# Math – 8th Grade Lesson Plan

Extra Help: Big Ideas Math Book – select common core 2014 and select the blue book under Regular Pathway

Extra Help: Big Ideas Math Book Video – select common core 2014 and select the blue book

We are coming back to Units 1 & 2 at the end of the year before LEAP testing.

**Acellus – Pre-test (1)**

**Unit 3 – Rational and Irrational Numbers**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Perfect Squares (Acellus 58 & 59)
- Square roots of perfect squares (8-F.14)
- Positive and negative square roots (8-F.15)
- Relationship between squares and square roots (8-F.17)
- Irrational Numbers (Acellus 60 & 61)
- Irrational Numbers on the Number Line (Acellus 62 & 63)
- Identify rational and irrational numbers (8-D.5)
- Cubes (Acellus 64 & 65)
- Cube Roots (Acellus 66 & 67)
- Estimate cube roots (8-F.21)
- Cube roots of perfect cubes (8-F.19)
- Solve equations involving cubes and cube roots (8-F.20)
- Evaluate radical expressions (8-V.7)

- Gizmo Lab –
- Ordering and Approximating Square Roots Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn – Assignment to be given by teacher

**Unit 4 – Integer Exponents**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Rational Numbers to Decimal Expansion(Acellus 28 & 29)
- Decimals to Rational Numbers(Acellus 30 & 31)
- Percents to Decimals (Acellus 32 & 33)
- Convert between decimals and fractions or mixed numbers (8-D.4)
- Exponents and Bases(Acellus 34 & 35)
- Powers and Exponents (Acellus 36 & 37)
- Understanding exponents (8-F.1)
- Evaluate exponents (8-F.2)
- Multiplying Powers with Similar Bases(Acellus 38 & 39)
- Multiplying Powers with Different Bases(Acellus 40 & 41)
- Dividing Powers with Similar Bases (Acellus 42 & 43)
- Exponents with negative bases (8-F.4)
- Exponents with decimal and fractional bases (8-F.5)
- Exponents of Zero (Acellus 44 & 45)
- Negative Exponents (Acellus 46 & 47)
- Understanding negative exponents (8-F.6)
- Evaluate negative exponents (8-F.7)
- Converting Exponential Expressions (Acellus 48 & 49)
- Scientific Notation(Acellus 50 & 51)
- Scientific Notation Operations with Scientific Notation (Acellus 52 & 53)
- Scientific Notation Formats (Acellus 54 & 55)
- Convert between standard and scientific notation (8-G.1)
- Compare numbers written in scientific notation (8-G.2)
- Divide numbers written in scientific notation (8-G.4)
- Unit 2 Review (Acellus 56)
- Unit 2 Exam on (Acellus 57)
- Solve equations with variable exponents (8-F.3)
- Multiplication with exponents (8-F.8)
- Division with exponents (8-F.9)
- Multiplication and division with exponents (8-F.10)
- Power rule (8-F.11)
- Evaluate expressions involving exponents (8-F.12)
- Identify equivalent expressions involving exponents (8-F.13)
- Multiply monomials (8-BB.6)
- Divide monomials (8-BB.7)
- Multiply and divide monomials (8-BB.8)
- Powers of monomials (8-BB.9)
- Square roots of perfect squares (8-F.14)
- Positive and negative square roots (8-F.15)
- Relationship between squares and square roots (8-F.17)
- Cube roots of perfect cubes (8-F.19)
- Solve equations involving cubes and cube roots (8-F.20)

- Gizmo Lab –
- Unit Conversions 1 – Assessment Quiz
- Unit Conversions 2 – Scientific Notation and Significant Digits Assessment Quiz
- Exponents and Power Rules Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn –

**Unit 5 – Rational and Irrational Numbers through Volume**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Exact and Approximate Pi (Acellus 122 & 123)
- Area of Circles (Acellus 124 & 125)
- Volume of Spheres (Acellus 126 & 127)
- Volume of spheres (8-T.11)
- Volume of Cylinders (Acellus 128 & 129)
- Volume of Cones (Acellus 130 & 131)
- Volume of cylinders and cones (8-T.9)
- Volume of Composite Shapes (Acellus 132 & 135)
- Pythagorean Theorem in Cones (Acellus 136 & 137)
- Estimate positive and negative square roots (8-F.16)

- Gizmo Lab –
- Circumference and Area of Circles Assessment Quiz
- Prisms and Cylinders Assessment Quiz
- Pyramids and Cones Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn
**Units 4 & 5 Test**- Passcode : 2LMCT37

**Midterm Review (Acellus 120)**

**Midterm Exam (Acellus 121)**

**Unit 6 – Pythagorean Theorem**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Cube Roots of Negative Numbers (Acellus 68 & 69)
- Pythagorean Theorem with Known Legs (Acellus 70 & 71)
- Converse of the Pythagorean theorem: is it a right triangle? (8-R.5)
- Pythagorean theorem: find the length of the hypotenuse (8-R.1)
- Pythagorean Theorem with an Unknown Leg (Acellus 72 & 73)
- Pythagorean theorem: find the missing leg length (8-R.2)
- Proving Pythagorean Theorem(Acellus 74 & 75)
- Pythagorean Theorem – Right, Acute, and Obtuse Triangles (Acellus 76 & 77)
- Using Pythagorean Theorem in the Coordinate System (Acellus 78 & 79)
- Pythagorean theorem: find the perimeter (8-R.3)
- Pythagorean theorem: word problems (8-R.4)
- Find the distance between two points (8-N.4)
- Unit 3 Acellus Review (Acellus 80)
- Unit 3 Acellus Exam (Acellus 81)

- Gizmo Lab –
- Pythagorean Theorem Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn
- Unit 6 – Pythagorean Theorem 1st Block
- Unit 6- Pythagorean Theorem 2nd Block
- Unit 6 – Pythagorean Theorem 4th Block

**Unit 7 – Discovering Slope – Intercept Form through Geometry**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Relating Graphs to Events (Acellus 138 & 139)
- Unit Rate as Slope (Acellus 146 & 147)
- Unit rates (8-H.4)
- Do the ratios form a proportion? (8-H.6)
- Do the ratios form a proportion: word problems (8-H.7)
- Solve proportions (8-H.8)
- Solve proportions: word problems (8-H.9)
- Find the constant of proportionality from a graph (8-I.3)
- Graph proportional relationships (8-I.5)
- Solve problems involving proportional relationships (8-I.8)
- Write equations for proportional relationships (8-I.4)
- Functions (Acellus 140 & 141)
- Sequences (Acellus 142 & 143)
- Slope (Acellus 144 & 145)
- Find the slope of a graph (8-Y.1)
- Find the slope from two points (8-Y.2)
- Find the slope of an equation (8-Y.4)
- Graph a line using slope (8-Y.5)
- Graph a line from an equation (8-Y.6)
- Write a linear equation from a graph (8-Y.8)

- Gizmo Lab
- Distance-Time Graphs Assessment Quiz
- Distance-Time and Velocity-Time Graphs Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn

**Unit 8 – Linear Function**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Comparing Proportional Relationships (Acellus 148 & 149)
- Identify functions (8-Z.1)
- Graphing Linear Equations with Slope (Acellus 150 & 151)
- Complete a table for a linear function (8-Z.7)
- Slope Formula (Acellus 152 & 153)
- Complete a table and graph a linear function (8-Z.8)
- Y-intercept (Acellus 154 & 155)
- Interpret the graph of a linear function: word problems (8-Z.9)
- Graphing Lines with Slope and Y-Intercept (Acellus 156 & 157)
- Find values using function graphs (8-Z.17)
- Special Linear Equations (Acellus 158 & 159)
- Complete a table for a function graph (8-Z.18)
- Independent vs. Dependent Variables (Acellus 160 & 161)
- Graph a line from an equation (8-Y.6)
- Slopes of Similar Triangles (Acellus 162-163)
- Complete a table and graph a linear function (8-Z.8)
- Slopes of Similar Triangles 2 (Acellus 164-165)
- Write a linear function from a table (8-Z.10)
- Compare linear functions: graphs, tables, and equations (8-Z.11)
- Identify linear and nonlinear functions (8-Z.14)
- Find the constant of proportionality from a graph (8-I.3)
- Write equations for proportional relationships (8-I.4)
- Find the constant of proportionality: word problems (8-I.7)
- Solve problems involving proportional relationships (8-I.8)
- Find the slope of a graph (8-Y.1)
- Find the slope from two points (8-Y.2)
- Find a missing coordinate using slope (8-Y.3)
- Write a linear equation from a graph (8-Y.8)
- Write a linear equation from two points (8-Y.10)
- Rate of change (8-Z.4)
- Constant rate of change (8-Z.5)
- Write a linear function from a table (8-Z.10)
- Write linear functions: word problems (8-Z.12)
- Acellus Unit 7 Review (Acellus 166)
- Acellus Unit 7 Exam (Acellus 167)

- Gizmos Lab – Functions Machines 2 (Functions Tables and Graphs) Assessment Quiz
- Actively Learn
- Unit 8 – Linear Function 1st Block
- Unit 8 – Linear Function 2nd Block
- Unit 8 – Linear Function 4th Block

**Unit 9 – Solving Equations with One Variable**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Variables and Expressions (Acellus 2 & 3)
- Find the number of solutions (8-W.13)
- Coefficients, Terms, and Constants (Acellus 4 & 5)
- Create equations with no solutions or infinitely many solutions (8-W.14)
- Evaluating Algebraic Expressions (Acellus 6 & 7)
- Solve equations involving squares and square roots (8-F.18)
- Algebraic Expressions with Order of Operations (Acellus 8 & 9)
- Model and solve equations using algebra tiles (8-W.3)
- Introduction to Equations(Acellus 10 & 11)
- Write and solve equations that represent diagrams (8-W.4)
- Solving Equations by Adding and Subtracting (Acellus 12 & 13)
- Solve one-step equations (8-W.6)
- Solving Equations by Multiplying and Dividing (Acellus 14 & 15)
- Solve two-step equations (8-W.7)
- Solving Two-Step Equations (Acellus 16 & 17)
- Solve multi-step equations (8-W.8)
- Solving Multi-Step Equations (Acellus 18 & 19)
- Solve equations involving like terms (8-W.9)
- Solving Equations with Distributive Property (Acellus 20 & 21)
- Solve equations with variables on both sides (8-W.10)
- Solving Equations with Variables on Both Sides (Acellus 22 & 23)
- Solve equations: mixed review (8-W.11)
- Solving Special Equations (Acellus 24 & 25)
- Solve equations: word problems (8-W.12)
- Acellus Unit 1 Review (Acellus 26)
- Acellus Unit 1 Exam (Acellus 27)

- Gizmo Lab – Modeling and Solving Two-Step Equations Assessment Quiz
- Actively Learn
- Unit 9 – Solving Equations with One Variable 1st Block
- Unit 9 – Solving Equations with One Variable 2nd Block
- Unit 9 – Solving Equations with One Variable 4th Block

**Unit 10 – Systems of Equations**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Solving Systems of Equations (Acellus 168 & 169)
- Is (x, y) a solution to the system of equations? (8-AA.1)
- Parallel Lines (Acellus 170 & 171)
- Solve a system of equations by graphing (8-AA.2)
- Perpendicular Lines (Acellus 172 & 173)
- Find the number of solutions to a system of equations by graphing (8-AA.4)
- Parallel Slopes (Acellus 174 & 175)
- Find the number of solutions to a system of equations (8-AA.5)
- Perpendicular Slopes (Acellus 176 & 177)
- Classify a system of equations by graphing (8-AA.6)
- Solving Systems of Equations via Elimination(Acellus 178 & 179)
- Classify a system of equations (8-AA.7)
- Solving Real-World Systems of Equations via Eliminationn (Acellus 180 & 181)
- Solve a system of equations using substitution (8-AA.8)
- Solving Systems of Equations via Substitution(Acellus 182 & 183)
- Solve a system of equations using elimination (8-AA.10)
- Solving Real-World Systems of Equations via Substitution (Acellus 184 & 185)
- Solve a system of equations by graphing: word problems (8-AA.3)
- Comparing Linear Functions (Acellus 186 & 187)
- Solve a system of equations using substitution: word problems (8-AA.9)
- Transforming Linear Functions (Acellus 188 & 189)
- Solve a system of equations using elimination: word problems (8-AA.11)
- Quadratic Functions (Acellus 190 & 191)
- Exponential Functions (Acellus 192 & 193)
- Acellus Unit 8 Review (Acellus 194)
- Acellus Unit 8 Exam (Acellus 195)

- Gizmo Lab –
- Solving Equations on an Number Line Assessment Quiz
- Solving Two Step Equations Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn
- Unit 10 – Systems of Equations 1st Block
- Unit 10 – Systems of Equations 2nd Block
- Unit 10 – Systems of Equations 4th Block

**Unit 11 – Bivariate Statistics: Linear**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Clustering (Acellus 196 & 197)
- Scatter plots (8-CC.14)
- Linear Association (Acellus 198 & 199)
- Outliers in scatter plots (8-DD.8)
- Positive vs. Negative Association (Acellus 200 & 201)
- Constant rate of change (8-Z.5)
- Outliers (Acellus 202 & 203)
- Write linear functions: word problems (8-Z.12)
- Non-Linear Association (Acellus 204 & 205)
- Modeling Data with Lines (Acellus 206 & 207)
- Trend Lines in Scatter Plots (Acellus 208 & 209)
- Correlation (Acellus 210 & 211)
- Interpolation vs. Extrapolation (Acellus 212 & 213)
- Categorical Data (Acellus 214 & 215)

- Gizmo Lab –
- Correlations Assessment Quiz
- Solving Using Trend Lines Assessment Quiz

- Actively Learn
- Unit 11 – Bivariate Statistics: Linear 1st Block
- Unit 11 – Bivariate Statistics: Linear 2nd Block
- Unit 11 – Bivariate Statistics: Linear 4th Block

**Unit 1 – Transformation and Congruence**

- Acellus Lab and IXL
- Coordinate Grids and Quadrants Quiz
- Passcode: 6H4L

- Dilations (Acellus 82 & 83)
- Dilations: graph the image (8-Q.2)
- Dilations: find the coordinates (8-Q.3)
- Translations (Acellus 84 & 85)
- Translations: graph the image (8-P.3)
- Translations: find the coordinates (8-P.4)
- Reflections (Acellus 86 & 87)
- Reflections: graph the image (8-P.5)
- Reflections: find the coordinates (8-P.6)
- Rotations (Acellus 88 & 89)
- Rotations: graph the image (8-P.7)
- Rotations: find the coordinates (8-P.8)
- Combinations of Transformations (Acellus 90 & 91)
- Identify reflections, rotations, and translations (8-P.2)
- Congruent Polygons (Acellus 92 & 93)
- Transformations and Congruency (Acellus 94 & 95)
- Side lengths and angle measures of congruent figures (8-P.9)
- Congruence statements and corresponding parts (8-P.10)
- Determining Similarity with Transformations (Acellus 96 & 97)
- Similar and congruent figures (8-Q.1)
- Similarity Transformations (Acellus 98 & 99)
- Unit 4 Review (Acellus 100)
- Unit 4 Exam (Acellus 101)

- Coordinate Grids and Quadrants Quiz
- Gizmo Lab – Rotations, Reflections, and Translations Assessment Quiz
- Actively Learn – Click on the link of class you are in:

**Unit 2 – Similarity Transformations**

- Acellus Lab (Lessons 102-119) and IXL
- Linear Pairs of Angles (Acellus 102 & 103)
- Vertical Angles (Acellus 104 & 105)
- Corresponding Angles and Parallel Lines (Acellus 106 & 107)
- Similar and congruent figures (8-Q.1)
- Side lengths and angle measures of similar figures (8-Q.5)
- Identify complementary, supplementary, vertical, adjacent, and congruent angles (8-O.7)
- Find measures of complementary, supplementary, vertical, and adjacent angles (8-O.8)
- Alternate Interior Angles and Parallel Lines (Acellus 108 & 109)
- Interior angles of polygons (8-O.6)
- Alternate Exterior Angles and Parallel Lines (Acellus 110 & 111)
- Exterior Angle Theorem (8-O.5)
- Same Side Interior Angles and Parallel Lines (Acellus 112 & 113)
- Angles of Parallel Lines with Algebra (Acellus 114 & 115)
- Transversal of parallel lines (8-O.9)
- Angles and Polygons (Acellus 116 & 117)
- Similar Figures and Parallel Lines (Acellus 118 & 119)
- Find missing angles in triangles and quadrilaterals (8-O.4)
- Congruent triangles: SSS, SAS, and ASA (8-P.11)

- Gizmo Lab – Investigating Angle Theorems Assessment Quiz
- Actively Learn –

**Final Review (Acellus 216)**

**Final Exam (Acellus 217)**

**End of Course (Acellus 218)**