Course Outline

• Every middle school year of mathematics is intended to develop the foundations for success at the high school level.  Succeeding each year, 6th through 8th, builds a complete and solid foundation for high school.

This is an outline of the 7th grade mathematics course that is intended to prepare students for 9th grade Mathematics I.

I. Module 1 - Thinking Proportionally

A. Circles and Ratio

B. Fractional Rates

C. Proportionality & Proportional Relationships

II. Module 2 - Operations with Positive & Negative Numbers

A. Adding & Subtracting

B. Multiplying & Dividing

III. Module 3 - Reasoning Algebraically

A. Working with Algebraic Expressions with Fractional coefficients

B. 2-Step Equations & Inequalities

C. Multiple Representations of Equations

IV. Module 4 - Analyzing Populations & Probabilities

A. Introducing Probability

B. Compound Probability

C. Drawing Inferences

V. Module 5 - Constructing & Measuring

A. Angles & Triangles

B. 3-Dimensional Figures