- About Bay View
- Why Bay View
- Lower School
- Middle School
- Upper School
As a Middle School student, you’ll build confidence in mathematics as you apply concepts to real world situations in every discipline. You’ll explore a variety of problem solving techniques using technology and communication skills. IXL Math will give you the opportunity to review and practice your math skills and to advance at your own pace. The course of studies is customized to meet the needs of the academic ability of each student. The progression includes fundamental topics in grades six and seven up to and including Algebra I and Geometry for students who qualify by the end of grade 8. Our curriculum is based on the standards as defined by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM):
Math Topics-Grade 6/7
Includes fractions, decimals and percents; ratios and proportions; number theory concepts such as primes, factors
and multiples, estimation; algebraic concepts; statistics and the construction and interpretation of tables, charts and graphs; geometric figures and measurement.
This course prepares the student for Algebra I in Grade 9. Integers, rational numbers, linear equations and inequalities are covered. Critical thinking skills and problem solving strategies are developed through use of data analysis and probability.
Algebra I-Grade 7 and 8
Upon successful completion of this course over two years, the student will be placed in Geometry in grade 9