# Eighth Grade Lesson Plans for Math Subjects

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## A MS Excel pie chart is created in this budgeting lesson

Title – Budgeting with Percents By – Tasha Wray Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 7-8 Instructional Objective: Students will use percents, calculate percents, and visually represent percentage values. Standards: Number Sense and Operations/Geometry/Algebra …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math

7, 8

## This lesson teaches variables and solving for unknown variables

Title – Variables By – Andy Field Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 7-8 Objectives: TLW: 1. Assign values to a variable. 2. Collect information about variables and be able to use the information to solve for …

Subject:

Math

7, 8

## Here “Dominotes” and “Musical Blackjack” are played

Title – Dominotes/Musical Blackjack By – Meegan Coleman Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – Grades 4 – 8 “Dominotes” Although this requires a lot of creative art prep on your part, these are games that can …

Subjects:

Math, Music

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## An Excel spreadsheet is used in this rational and irrational number lesson

Title – Ordering Rational Numbers By – Dawn Agar Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Language Arts, Computers / Internet Grade Level – 8 Background: This lesson plan is part of a larger unit covering number sense and operations. The …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Language Arts, Math

8

## A brief lesson on Tessellations

Title – Tessellation Lesson By – Stephanie Slatner Primary Subject – Art Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 7-10 Tessellations based on M.C. Escher Number of Students: 18 Discipline Area: Art Production and Art History Concept/Goal: Tessellations are a series of …

Subjects:

Art, Math

7, 8, 9, 10

## This lesson teaches students the poverty statistics of their community and challenges them to initiate solutions

Title – Poverty Within Our Community By – Margaret Canty, Erin Cleary, Chelsea Elledge, and Bronwyn McNamara Primary Subject – Social Studies Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 6-8 Time Frame: The following lesson spans three days with eighty-five minute sessions. …

Subjects:

Math, Social Studies

6, 7, 8

## In this lesson, students can Build a Car (an Index Card Car)

Title – The index card car By – Linda Newcome Subject – Math, Science, Social Studies Grade Level – 4th-8th Objectives: Students will work in pairs using given materials to design and build a car from given materials. Students will learn cooperatively. …

Subjects:

Math, Science, Social Studies

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## This lesson is on Basket Making with Posterboard and involves Measuring

Title – Basket Making out of Poster Board By – Annie St. Germain Primary Subject – Art Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 7-10 Estimated time – 2-3 class periods of 1 hour each Objectives: The student will learn the necessity …

Subjects:

Art, Math

7, 8, 9, 10

## This webquest and worksheet introduces fractals

Title – Online Introduction to Fractals By – Pam Brown Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 7-9 Concept: This lesson plan was designed to introduce students to the concept of fractals through web research. Standards: …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math

7, 8, 9

## Students create a “Let’s Get Cooking” documentary here showing how they used math and science to create a class treat

Title – Let’s Get Cooking With Math By – Karla Lara Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Science, Math, Computers / Internet Grade Level – 6-8 Concept / Topic to Teach: Using fractions and decimals Understanding weight Choosing, understanding, and cooking …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math, Science

6, 7, 8

## This one involves Computer Spreadsheets and Probability

Title – Probability Spreadsheets By – Eric Hood Subject – Math, Computers Grade Level – 6-12 Team Coin Toss or Dice Probability Spreadsheets CURRICULUM STANDARD: OVERVIEW: Students pair up and toss coins to learn probability of coin tosses and then make a …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math

6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## This is a very elegant volume lesson, complete with worksheets

Title – Volume By – Stacey Karpowicz-Boring Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 8 TEKS/TAKS Objectives: TEKS: 111.24 — Measurement 8.8 (B)   TAKS Objective VIII: Measurement Lesson Objective: A. Students will able to identify and …

Subject:

Math

8

## Students learn to express the meaning of Pi in words with this lesson

Title – What is Pi? By – Jill M. Snyder Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 6-8 Objective: At the end of this lesson the students will be able to describe in words what Pi is and means. …

Subject:

Math

6, 7, 8

## This Greatest Common Factor review idea will engage the writers, artists, and actors in your class

Title – Greatest Common Factor Review By – Christine Helwig Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 6-9 This lesson is intended to be used for review after students have learned about GCF. It takes about 30 minutes to complete. Divide the …

Subject:

Math

6, 7, 8, 9

## This Multidisciplinary lesson deals with the Esimation of a Pumpkin’s Weight as it is carved

Title – Pumpkin Activities By – Jamie Rhodes Subject – Math, Art, Language Arts Grade Level – 4-8 Students are to bring in a pumpkin. Step 1- Students need to estimate how much their pumpkin weighs. Step 2- Students weigh the pumpkin. …

Subjects:

Art, Language Arts, Math

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## This paper folding activity reveals the angle relationships of parallel lines

Title – Angle Relationships and Parallel Lines By – Pam Bailey Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 8-10 Review: Labeling angles Congruent angles Supplementary angles Materials: lined notebook paper — 2 per person Rulers Scissors Objective: Students will discovery the angle …

Subject:

Math

8, 9, 10

## This is a simple and fun “Launch an Eggonaut” physics team activity

Title – The Eggonaut By – Brad Clarke Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 7 – 9 Note from LessonPlansPage.com: New images, a link, and a description have been added to the bottom of this lesson (describing …

Subjects:

Math, Science

7, 8, 9

## The phase changes of matter are studied here by making ice cream in a recloseable plastic bag

Title – Ice Cream: Science Has Never Tasted So Good! By – Kelly Wilkin Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 3-11 Name of Unit or Concept: Phase Changes Lesson and/or Activity: Making Ice Cream in a Baggie …

Subjects:

Math, Science

3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

## Here is a version of the classic Follow Directions Quiz. Apply it to any subject, especially math

Title – Following Directions By – Prairiegirl Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subject –   Grade Level – 7-12 This is a GREAT way to get your students (Junior High and above) to learn to follow directions and READ instructions. (Take note of …

Subject:

Math

7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## This lesson begins at a stoplight when a truck with a standard load of logs pulls up

Title – Logging Truck Loads ~ Lumber By – Jim Connelly Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 8-12 As you sit at a stoplight, up rolls a logging truck with a full load of logs headed for the nearby mill……… OBJECT: …

Subject:

Math