# Math

Math Grading Policy

** Tests - 50%**

Unit tests

Periodic Assessments

Midterm

**Quizzes/Projects: 20%**

**Homework** - 10%

**Class Work/Journal Entries/Group Work - **10%

**Performance Task **- 10%

Standards + IXL

IXL's math skills are aligned to the Standards, providing comprehensive coverage of math concepts and applications.

New York State Assessments

In 2020, the math exams administration dates are April 22-23, with make-up exams on April 24, 27, and 28.

The charts below illustrate the different clusters and standards recommended for instructional emphasis. Standards that are recommended for greater emphasis are indicated with a check mark while those that are recommended for instruction after the administration of the Common Core Mathematics Test are indicated by the word “Post.”

## 6th Grade:

Major Clusters

Ratios & Proportional Relationships

The Number System v

Expressions and Equations

Supporting Clusters

Geometry

Additional Clusters

The Number System 6.NS.2,3,4

Post Test Material:

Statistics and Probability

## 7th Grade

**Major Clusters**

Ratios & Proportional Relationships

The Number System

Expressions and Equations

**Supporting Clusters**

Statistics and Probability

**Additional Clusters**

Geometry: Scale Factor/Circles

Statistics and Probability

**Post Test Material:**

Geometry: 7.G.2,3,5,6

## 8th Grade

**Major Clusters**

Expressions and Equations

Functions

Geometry

**Supporting Clusters**

Statistics and Probability

**Additional Clusters**

Geometry: Cones, Cylinders, Spheres

**Post Test Material:**

The Number System (Irrational Numbers)

Geometry: Pythagorean Theorem