 # Math

• In Middle School, students work with:
• Positive and negative numbers
• Scientific notation
• Fractions
• Decimals
• Powers
• Percentages
• Mixed numbers
• In addition to the basic operations, students will learn to:
• Factor
• Find LCD and GCF
• Prime factors
• Absolute value
• Work with multiple operations
• Find square roots and solve equations
• Work with proportions
• Estimate
• In the algebra strand, students learn:
• The meanings of operations
• Order of operations
• Exponential expressions
• Graph linear equations
• Solve two-step operations
• In geometry and spatial reasoning, students begin:
• Identifying and constructing shapes
• Measuring angles
• Defining points, segments, rays, and lines
• Creating scale drawings
• Determining area
• Measuring volume
• In the measurement strand, students work with:
• Customary units
• Metrics
• Conversions
• Indirect measurements
• In data analysis and probability, students learn to:
• Recognize independent and dependent events
• Determine expressions for data permutations and combinations
• Identify the characteristics of ordered sets
Curriculum Map for Middle School