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Mrs. Griffis

Mrs. Griffis
cgriffis@htsdnj.org
6th A.E & 8th Grade Math
Welcome to Math class!  It is important that this classroom is an exciting, educational, and safe place.  Working together as a team and communicating with one another will help to make this possible.
 
You are BRAVER than you believe,
STRONGER than you seem,
& SMARTER than you think!
 
 
6th Grade Math Course Curriculum
Textbook: HMH Into Math [Online Textbook can be found in Clever]
Unit 1: Ratios & Proportional Reasoning
Unit 2: Number System & Operations
Unit 3: Equations & Inequalities in One Variable 
Unit 4: Transform & Construct Geometric Figures
Unit 5: Similarity, Slope & Linear Relationships
Unit 6: Applications of Real Numbers & Exponents
Unit 7: Area & Volume
Unit 8: Data Analysis & Sampling
Unit 9: Probability
 
8th Grade Math Course Curriculum                 
Textbook: HMH Into Math [Online Textbook can be found in Clever]
Unit 1: Transformational Geometry
Unit 2: Linear Equations & Applications 
Unit 3: Relationships & Functions
Unit 4: Statistics & Probability
Unit 5: Real Numbers & The Pythagorean Theorem
Unit 6: Exponents, Scientific Notation, & Volume
 
 
Grading Scale
Individual Practice: 10% [All problems must be completed & all work shown for credit]
Formative Assessment: 40% [Quizzes - Performance Tasks - Math Binder - IP corrections]
Summative Assessment: 50% [Tests & Projects]

 

 
->   Attention Parents & Guardians  <-
  1. Please visit your child’s Powerschool Portal to view ALL upcoming due dates for assessments, projects and homework.

  1. Students will be given 1 WEEK to complete and submit a formative or summative assignment. Teachers will use their discretion about dropping points for late assignments.  If not handed in for partial credit after one week, the assignment will receive a Zero.

  1. Assignments that are not submitted on time will have a “0” place holder UNTIL the assignment is completed and submitted.  Once a grade is placed, the Zero is removed.