### Quality Grade 8 Math Tutoring & Help

Oxford Learning®’s 8th Grade math tutoring program is specifically designed to help students improve their learning by giving them a thorough understanding of all the components of the course and igniting a passion for learning.

Your teen’s Grade 8 math tutor not only teaches math concepts, but also teaches active thinking and math confidence, both essential skills for the math success.

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### Grade 8 Math Tutoring Subjects

##### Number Sense/Numeration

- Representing and ordering rational numbers
- Representing numbers using exponential notation
- Solving multi-step problems involving whole numbers and decimals
- Multiplying and dividing fractions and integers
- Multiplying and dividing decimals by the power of 10
- Applying orders of operations using brackets and exponents
- Solving problems involving percentages to one decimal place and percentages greater than 100
- Solving problems involving rates and proportions

##### Measurement

- Convert from cubic centimetres and metres to millilitres and cubic centimetres
- Develop circumference and area relationships in a circle
- The formula for the volume of a cylinder
- Surface area relationships for cylinders

##### Geometry & Spatial Sense

- Sorting quadrilaterals by geometric properties involving diagonals
- Constructing circles
- Investigating relationships among similar shapes
- Determining and applying angle relationships for parallel and intersecting lines
- Relating the number of faces
- Edges and vertices of a polyhedron
- The Pythagorean relationship geometrically
- Plotting the image of a point on the coordinate plane after applying a transformation

##### Algebra & Patterning

- Representing the general term in a linear sequence
- Using one or more algebraic expressions
- Translating statements using algebraic equations
- Finding the term number in a pattern algebraically when given any term
- Solving linear equations involving one-variable terms with integer solutions using a ‘balance’ model

##### Data Management & Probability

- Collecting categorical, discrete and continuous data
- Organizing data into intervals
- Displaying data using histograms and scatter plots
- Using measures of central tendency to compare sets of data
- Comparing two attributes using data management tools
- Comparing experimental and theoretical probabilities
- Calculating the probability of complementary elements