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The Number Systems Expressions and Equations Ratios and Proportional Relationships Geometry Probability and Statistics 
Rational Numbers Expressions vs. Equations Order of Operations Coordinate, Cartesian Plane Expressions Writing Evaluating Order of Operations (Without sign numbers) Absolute Value Properties Problem Solving Exploring the Number line Subsets of Real number system Begin unit on Integers 
Modeling Operations with integers Operations with Integers Solving simple equations with integers Substitution property to evaluate expressions containing integers Exponents with sign numbers Opposite (additive inverses) negating Ordered pairs/relations Demonstrating operations on number line representing real world situations with integer expressions Ordering and comparing integers Graphing in four quadrants

Defining rational numbers and irrational numbers Exploring rational numbers placement on the number line Ordering rational numbers Writing rational numbers as decimal equivalents Fluency (Fraction equivalents) Writing mixed numbers in decimal form Writing decimal values as fractional equivalents Multiplying Rational numbers Dividing Rational numbers Adding and subtracting sign numbers Order of operations with absolute value and sign rational numbers

Modeling algebraic expressions  tiles Algebraic Expressions Distributive property with negative and rational factors Factoring using Greatest Common Factor Simplifying algebraic expressions Geometric Applications of algebraic expressions Adding linear expression (groups) Subtracting linear expressions (groups) Solving equations with rational coefficients Solving equations with variables on both sides Solving equations with linear equations on both sides Geometric Applications of linear expressions (groups) Writing equations Translating solving and checking multistep equations

Inequalities Determining the solution set of an inequality Solving one step inequalities (additive inverse) Writing inequalities Solving inequalities with (multiplicative inverse) Solving multistep equations and inequalities (higher difficulty) Checking equations and inequalities Geometric applications of equations and inequalities Ratios and Rates Define ratios Write and read ratios Finding unit rate Using unit rate to solve real life problems Complex fractions and Unit Rates
