Unit 
Title 
Essential Skills 
0 
Review 
 Unit test was on Thursday, October 1 – Day 3

1 
Polynomials


understand that algebra terms (variables/letters) represent numbers

tell the difference between like and unlike terms

add and subtract like terms and polynomials

multiply terms involving variables

2 
Equations 
 understand the meaning of the word “equation”
 understand that solve means to find a value for the unknown variable
 solve onestep equations involving inverse operations
 solve multistep equation
 understand the meaning of the word “ratio”, “proportion”, and “unit rate”
 solve proportions
 solve reallife situations involving proportions

3 
Graphing 
 understand how to read information from a graph and table of values
 construct a table of values and graph
 understand the meaning of a line and curve of best fit
 create a line or curve of best fit on a graph
 use words to describe what a graph is showing
 use line of best fit and trends to make predictions

4 
Linear Relations 
 determine if a relationship is linear using the graph and table of values with first differences
 understand and calculate the rate of change
 understand the difference between direct and partial variation
 use a real life situation to create an equation, table of values or graph
 compare two linear relations on the same graph

5 
Measurement 
 calculate perimeter and area of basic shapes using formulas
 determine the lengths of unknown sides in a right angle triangle
 calculate perimeter and area of irregular shapes
 tell the difference between pyramids and prisms
 calculate the volume of 3 dimensional figures using the correct formulas
 solve reallife situations involving perimeter, area and volume

6 
Optimization 
 determine the biggest area of a rectangle if you know the perimeter
 determine the smallest perimeter of a rectangle if I know the area
 solve reallife situations involving area and perimeter

7 
Angles in Geometry 
 calculate interior and exterior angles of different shapes
 calculate angles involving parallel lines
