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Curriculum 2022

Mathematics

 

Subject Name Mathematics
Year Level 8
Subject Length Full Year
Subject Type Compulsory
Staff Contact Amanda Clark
amanda.clark581@schools.sa.edu.au

Content

Throughout the course, students will develop their mathematical and problem-solving skills. 

Topics may include: 

  • Measurement
  • Directed numbers
  • Algebra
  • Percentages, rates and ratios
  • Coordinate geometry
  • Time

Assessment

Students complete topic tests, directed investigations, assignments and activities involving information and communications technologies. 

Additional Information

Students will require a scientific calculator (recommended Casio fx-82AU PLUS II).  Students are enrolled in Connect Mathematics or Mathematics based on teacher recommendations and parent approval. Teacher recommendations are based on previous achievements, PAT and NAPLAN results.