Grade 7 Math Course Outline
Kinuso School
The following units will be taught in Grade 7 Math
Unit

Duration

Patterns and expressions

3weeks

Solving equations

3weeks

Add and Subtract integers

3weeks

Fractions,Decimals,Percent

3weeks

Fraction operations

3weeks

Add/ subtract fractions

3weeks

Circles

3weeks

Geometry measurements

3weeks

Operations on decimal numbers

3weeks

Probabilities

3weeks

Coordinates and design

3weeks

Data management

2weeks

Student Expectations:
Respect

Listen to all supervisors.

Let others learn without interruption

Respect teacher’s, school’s and other’s property

Organization

Be punctual and prepared for class

Complete assigned tasks in a timely manner

Keep desk area/personal space tidy

Cooperation

Work as a team

Talk and work quietly

Ask permission to leave

Kindness

Safety

Teaching Strategies/ Learning Activities
(Cooperative learning)
Students will need a scientific calculator, a full math set, pencil eraser, ruler, and a 3ring binder
Textbook: MathLinks 7
Assessment
A variety of assessment techniques will be used in the classroom including: teacher observation, assignments, oral presentations, models, projects, quizzes, tests, and exams.
Class performance and assignments: Besides a daily demonstration of willingness to participate in class activities and exercises, the student who attends regularly and shows a consistent, conscientious effort towards the course material will do well. Extra help is available before school, during lunch and after school hours.
Quizzes and Unit Tests: Quizzes will occur about twice a unit; each unit will conclude with a review assignment and a Unit Test. There will be a course review assignment before the exam in June.
Evaluation:

Unit Quizzes 20% (Two per unit)

Math projects: 15% (end of each unit, culminating task)

Application of technology 15%

Unit Test: 25% (at the end of each unit)

Final exam: 25% (This covers all the units taught in a term)