
Giles County Board of Education 
GCBOE Math 
Mathematics  Grade 8 Third Sixweeks 

Decimals: Computation
The learner will be able to
add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimal amounts.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Add/Subtract Decimals 
Comprehension 
Reinforce 
4.0 
Terra Nova, Plus Edition (Complete Battery), 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #47, Item 2 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Decimals [Software] 


Fractions: Computation
The learner will be able to
add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Add/Subtract Fractions 
Knowledge, Application 
Reinforce 
1.0 
Terra Nova, Plus Edition (Complete Battery), 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #48, Item 7, 13 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Fractions [Software] 


Roots/Radicals: Understanding
The learner will be able to
understand and/or apply roots and/or radicals.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Roots/Radicals 
Application 
Master 
0.5 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 8 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Numeration [Software] 


Scientific Notation: Applying
The learner will be able to
understand and apply the use and significance of scientific notation.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Scientific Notation 
Application 
Master 
0.3 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 22 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Numeration [Software] 


Number Theory: Application
The learner will be able to
show an ability to correctly use concepts and/or ideas related to number theory.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Number Theory 
Comprehension, Application 
Master 
0.4 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #10 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Number Forms: Relationships
The learner will be able to
recognize relationships, and understand and/or use numbers and number ideas in a real world setting.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Number Forms: Relationships 
Comprehension 
Master 
0.4 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #10 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Number Sense: Demonstrating
The learner will be able to
display a knowledge of number sense.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Number Sense 
Knowledge, Comprehension 
Reinforce 
1.0 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #10 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Prime/Composite Numbers
The learner will be able to
identify prime numbers, multiples of prime numbers, and composite numbers.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Prime/Composite Numbers 
Knowledge, Application 
Reinforce 
0.3 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 13 week tested: 28. TN: Gateway Test, 1999, Algebra I.; 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Number Theory [Software] 


Divisibility/Multiples/Factors
The learner will be able to
determine divisibility, multiples, and common factors, including a least and greatest common factor.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Divisibility 
Knowledge, Application 
Reinforce 
0.3 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 34, 56 week tested: 28. TN: Gateway Test, 1999, Algebra I.; 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Number Theory [Software] 


Compare/Order
The learner will be able to
compare and/or order numbers and/or objects.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Comparing/Ordering 
Knowledge, Comprehension 
Reinforce 
0.2 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 12 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Number Theory [Software] 


Ordering Numbers
The learner will be able to
order a sequence of numbers which may include whole numbers, decimals, fractions, percents, and integers.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Ordering Numbers 
Comprehension, Application 
Reinforce 
0.5 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #10 week tested: 28. TN: Gateway Test, 1999, Algebra I.; 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Estimation
The learner will be able to
use estimation in solving problems.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Estimation 
Comprehension, Application 
Reinforce 
0.8 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 9, 10 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Fractions [Software] 


Strategies: Applying
The learner will be able to
apply appropriate strategies to solve problems, such as, make a chart or graph, make a simpler problem, work backwards, and break the problem into parts.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Strategies 
Application 
Master 
0.5 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #17 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Rational and Irrational Numbers

Operations: Computational Procedures
The learner will be able to
relate the underlying ideas of computational procedures that are applicable to rational numbers, in their many forms.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Operations 
Comprehension, Application 
Master 
0.5 
TN: Curriculum Framework (K8), October 11, 1996, Grade 6  8, p.35 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Number Sense: Pattern/Study
The learner will be able to
study rational number patterns.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Number Sense 
Analysis 
Introduce 
0.5 
TN: Gateway Test, 1999, Algebra I, Std. 3,Teacher Level 1 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Number Sense: Rational/Opposite
The learner will be able to
recognize the opposite of a rational number.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Number Sense 
Knowledge 
Master 
0.5 
TN: Gateway Test, 1999, Algebra I, Std. 1,State Level 1 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 5 [Textbook] 


Reasoning: Proportional
The learner will be able to
use proportional reasoning skills.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Reasoning 
Application 
Master 
1.5 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #17 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Inductive/Deductive: Apply
The learner will be able to
apply inductive and deductive reasoning to solve problems.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Reasoning 
Comprehension 
Reinforce 
1.0 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #17 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Problem Solving: Scale
The learner will be able to
solve problems involving scale.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Problem Solving 
Application 
Reinforce 
1.0 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #13 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Problem Solving: Measurement
The learner will be able to
solve problems involving measurement concepts.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Problem Solving 
Application 
Reinforce 
1.0 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #13 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Problem Solving: Rates
The learner will be able to
solve story problems involving the rate (measure) of items.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Problem Solving 
Application 
Reinforce 
0.5 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Objective Statement #13 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Ratio/Proportion: Understanding
The learner will be able to
comprehend the concepts of ratio and/or proportion.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Ratio/Proportion 
Comprehension 
Master 
0.5 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 42 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Number Sentences [Software] 


Proportion Story Problems
The learner will be able to
use proportional reasoning to solve story problems.
Strand 
Bloom's 
Scope 
Hours 
Source 
Activities 
Ratio/Proportion 
Application 
Master 
3.0 
Terra Nova, Complete Battery, 1997, Level 18, Item 47, 51 week tested: 28. 
Classroom


Instructional Resources 

· 
Middle Grades Math / Tools for Success, Prentice Hall, Course 3, Chapter 6 [Textbook] 


Assessment Resources 

· 
Skills Connection, EdVISION Corporation, Version 2.0, Number Sentences [Software] 


