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Information for parents of students in Grade 8:

 

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 1

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 1.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

In addition, click HERE for a great YouTube channel with video tutorials and Homework Help for Units 1-8.  

You can also click HERE for another great YouTube resource with video tutorials for just Unit 1. 

 

Rigid Transformations

Properties of Rigid Transformations

Congruence

 

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 2

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 2.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

Dilations

Similarity

Slope

 

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 3

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 3.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

Proportional Relationships

Representing Linear Relationships

Finding Slopes

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 4

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 4.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

Puzzle Problems

Systems of Linear Equations

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 5

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 5.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

Inputs and Outputs

Linear Functions and Rates of Change

Cylinders and Cones

Dimensions and Spheres

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 6

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 6.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

Does This Predict That?

Associations in Categorical Data

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 7

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 7.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

Exponent Review

Scientific Notation

Curriculum Resource: Illustrative Mathematics Unit 8

Here are the themes that will be taught in Unit 8.  Please click each link to connect to Open Up Resources' Family Materials that will help you understand the content your child is learning about within each theme, along with suggestions for how to help your child at home.

 

The Size of Shapes

The Pythagorean Theorem

Side Lengths and Volumes of Cubes