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Welcome to 8th grade algebra! This class can be considered the first year of a high school math sequence with an emphasis on problem solving. Your child will be asked to work hard and to produce quality work. In return, your child will learn to use incredible powerful tools to solve problems and start to develop an appreciation for the beauty of mathematics.
The overall goals of this class are:
- Learning skills and concepts of algebra 1
- Developing ways to think and to communicate
- Solving problems using different strategies
- Working productively with other students
- Developing responsibility for your own learning