KCUSD Math Resource Guide Grade 8
 California Common Core State Standards - MathematicsGrade 8 Mathematics Item SpecificationClaim 1:  Concepts and ProceduresTarget A:  The Number SystemKnow that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers. (DOK 1, 2)8.NS.A, 8.NS.A.1, 8.NS.A.2Target B:  Expressions and EquationsWork with radicals and integer exponents. (DOK 1, 2)8.EE.A, 8.EE.A.1, 8.EE.A.2, 8.EE.A.3, 8.EE.A.4Target C:  Expressions and EquationsUnderstand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations. (DOK 1, 2)8.EE.B, 8.EE.B.5, 8.EE.B.6Target D:  Expressions and EquationsAnalyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations. (DOK 1, 2)8.EE.C, 8.EE.C.7, 8.EE.C.8Target E:  FunctionsDefine, evaluate, and compare functions. (DOK 1, 2)8.F.A, 8.F.A.1, 8.F.A.2, 8.F.A.3Use functions to model relationships between quantities. (DOK 1, 2)8.F.B, 8.F.B.4, 8.F.B.5Target G:  GeometryUnderstand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software. (DOK 1, 2)8.G.A, 8.G.A.1, 8.G.A.2, 8.G.A.3, 8.G.A.4, 8.G.A.5Target H:  GeometryUnderstand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem. (DOK 1, 2)8.G.B,8.G.B.6, 8.G.B.7, 8.G.B.8 Target I:  GeometrySolve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres. (DOK 1, 2)8.G.C,8.G.9Target J:  Statistics and ProbabilityInvestigate patterns of association in bivariate data. (DOK 1, 2)8.SP.A, 8.SP.A.1, 8.SP.A.2, 8.SP.A.3, 8.SP.A.4Grade 6-8 Mathematics Item SpecificationClaim 2:  Problem Solving Students can solve a range of well-posed problems in pure and applied mathematics, making productive use of knowledge and problem-solving strategies. (DOK 1, 2, 3)8.EE.B, 8.EE.C, 8.F.A, 8.F.B, 8.G.A, 8.G.B, 8.G.CStudents clearly and precisely construct viable arguments to support their own reasoning and to critique the reasoning of others. (DOK 2, 3, 4)8.EE.A.1, 8.EE.B.5, 8.EE.B.6, 8.EE.C.7a, 8.EE.C.7b, 8.EE.C.8a, 8.F.A.1, 8.F.A.2, 8.F.A.3, 8.G.A.1, 8.G.A.2, 8.G.A.4, 8.G.A.5, 8.G.B.6, 8.G.B.8Students can analyze complex, real-world scenarios and can construct and use mathematical models to interpret and solve problems. (DOK 1, 2, 3, 4)8.EE.A.3, 8.EE.A.4, 8.EE.B, 8.EE.C, 8.F.B, 8.G.B, 8.G.C, 8.SP.AAdditional Resources