Grade 8 Overall Expectations

Patterns and Relationships -- represent linear growing patterns (where the terms are whole numbers) using graphs, algebraic expressions, and equations
From the 2010-2011 Academic Assessment
From the 2010-2011 Applied Assessment
From the 2009-2010 Academic Assessment

Variables, Expressions, and Equations -- model linear relationships graphically and algebraically, and solve and verify algebraic equations, using a variety of strategies, including inspection, guess and check, and using a "balance" model
From the 2011-2012 Academic Assessment
From the 2010-2011 Academic Assessment
From the 2010-2011 Applied Assessment
From the 2009-2010 Academic Assessment