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## Grade 8 – Friday, May 26, 2017

**Friday, May 26, 2017**

**Important Information**

**Grade Papers Folders went home today.**

**Math Final on Tuesday.**

**Dress Down Day on Tuesday, May 30. Please wear Red, White, and Blue. The cost is $2. The money raised will be given to a Veteran Organization.**

Math 8: Study for Final – Tuesday, May 30

Math 9: Regents Review – Final Tuesday, May 30

Science:

SS:

ELA: Finish Classwork

Religion: Study for Final – Thursday, June 1, Read Chapters 15-17 (posted 5/17),

Spanish: Study for Final – Wednesday, May 31

## Topic Lists for Grades 5-8 Math and Grades 6 & 8 Religion

**Topic Lists for Grades 5-8 Math and Grades 6 & 8 Religion**

(posted on Friday, December 16, 2016)

Review Packets were sent home on Friday, December 16, 2016.

**Grade 5 Math Midterm Exam Topics**

5.NBT.1 – Place Value and Powers of Ten

5.NBT.2 – Multiplying and Dividing by Powers of Ten

5.NBT.3 – Read, Write, Compare, and Order Decimals; Standard and Expanded Forms of Decimals

5.NBT.4 – Rounding Decimals

5.NBT.5 – Multi-digit Whole Number Multiplication

5.NBT.6 – Multi-digit Whole Number Division

5.NBT.7 – Add, Subtract, Multiply, and Divide Decimals

5.MD.1 – Convert Standard and Metric Measurements

**Grade 6 Math Midterm Exam Topics**

6.RP.1 Writing a ratio in all forms

6.RP.2 Unit Rate

6.RP.3 Ratio and Rate Word Problems

Ratio Tables and Graphs

Comparing Ratios

Percent Problems (IS/OF=%/100)

Conversion of Measurements using Ratio Tables

6.NS.1 Division of Fractions by Fractions and Whole Numbers

6.NS.2 Divide Multi-Digit Numbers

6.NS.3 Add, Subtract, Multiply, and Divide Decimals

**Grade 7 Math Midterm Exam Topics**

7.RP.1 Unit Rate (includes Complex Fractions)

7.RP.2 Proportional Relationships

Tables and Graphs of Proportional Relationships

Constant of Proportionality

Equations of Proportional Relationships

Proportional Relationships and Unit Rate

7.RP.3 Multistep Ratio and Percent Problems

– simple interest

– markups and discounts

– tax

– commission

7.NS.1 Add and Subtract Rational Numbers

7.NS.2 Multiply and Divide Rational Numbers

7.NS.3 Rational Number Word Problems

**Grade 8 Math Midterm Exam Topics**

8.NS.1 Rational and Irrational Numbers

8.NS.2 Locate Irrational Numbers on a Number Line

8.EE.1 Properties of Exponents

8.EE.2 Square Root and Cube Root of a Number

8.EE.3 Scientific Notation

8.EE.4 Operations with Scientific Notation

8.G.1 Properties of Reflections, Rotations, and Translations

8.G.2 Congruence of Reflections, Rotations, and Translations

8.G.3 Find the Image Coordinates for Reflections, Rotations, Translations, and Dilations

8.G.4 Sequence of Similarity for Transformation

8.G.5 Indirect Measurement

– Angle Sum

– Exterior Angles

– Parallel Lines Cut by a Transversal

8.G.6 Pythagorean Theorem

8.G.7 Pythagorean Word Problems

**Algebra 1 Midterm Exam Topics**

Chapter 1 – Foundations for Algebra

Chapter 2 – Solving Equations

Chapter 3 – Solving Inequalities

Chapter 4 – Introduction to Functions

Chapter 5 – Linear Functions

Chapter 6 – Systems of Equations and Inequalities

**Grade 8 Religion Midterm Exam Topics**

Topics can be found in notecard boxes, and in Religion Textbook.

Ten Commandments

Beatitudes

Moral Decision Making Process

Mortal and Venial Sin

Church History

Pentecost

Councils

Time Periods

Monasticism

Prominent Figures

**Grade 6 Religion Midterm Review**

Topics can be found in Religion textbook Chapters 1-11.

Chapter 1 – God’s Revelation

Divine Revelation

Blessed Trinity

Scripture and Tradition

Bible

Chapter 2 – Creation

First Story of Creation

Chapter 3 – People Turn from God

Second Story of Creation

Original Sin

Chapter 4 – God Promises to Help People

Cain and Abel

Noah

Tower of Babel

Chapter 5 – The Patriarchs

Abraham

Isaac

Jacob

Joseph

Chapter 6 – Liturgical Year

Chapter 7 – Ordinary Time

Chapter 8 – An Enslaved People

Moses

Chapter 9 – A Free People

Ten Commandments

Chapter 10 – A Conquering People

Deborah

Samson

Ruth

Chapter 11 – A Royal People

Saul

David

## Midterm Exam Schedule

**Grades 5-8 2016 Midterm Schedule**

** (posted on Friday, December 16, 2016)**

**UPDATED Tuesday, January 17, 2017**

Tuesday, January 17 ELA

Wednesday, January 18 Social Studies

Thursday, January 19 Math ***Rescheduled for Wednesday, January 25, 2017***

Friday, January 20 Science

Monday, January 23 Religion

Tuesday, January 24 Spanish

Wednesday, January 25 Snow Day – Make Up Day ***Math Exam***

If there is a snow day, the exam will be pushed back one day, and all exams will follow the same schedule.

If there is a snow delay, the students will still be given the exam that day.

If a student is absent, the missed exams will be given at the end of the exam weeks as a make-up. The student will take the exam of the day upon return to school.