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  1. Aid navigation to 8th Grade subject specific lesson plans.
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8th Grade Subject Specific Lesson Plans:
Areas highlighted in green show where the standard specifically differs from 7th Grade standards.
The Common Core State Standards do not replace the Physical Education Model Content Standards for California Public Schools. Instead, the California Common Core State Standards are a supplement to these content standards, specifying the reading and writing skills that students need to develop access and express their content knowledge in physical education
English Language Arts
Math
Social Studies
Science
The Arts
PE and Health Education
Reading
The Number System
Reading
Reading
Dance
Demonstrate the
motor skills and movement
patterns needed to perform
a variety of physical activities.
Key ideas and Details

Craft and Structure
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
Range of Reading and level of Text Complexity
Know that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers.
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Key ideas and Details

Craft and Structure
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
Range of Reading and level of Text Complexity
Key ideas and Details

Craft and Structure
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
Range of Reading and level of Text Complexity


Writing
Expressions and Equations
Writing
Writing
Music
Demonstrate knowledge of
movement concepts, principles,
and strategies that apply to the
learning and performance of
physical activities.
Text Types and Purposes
Production and Distribution of Writing
Research To Build and Present Knowledge
Range of Writing
Work with radicals and integer exponents.

Understand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations.

Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations
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Text Types and Purposes
Production and Distribution of Writing
Research To Build and Present Knowledge
Range of Writing
Text Types and Purposes
Production and Distribution of Writing
Research To Build and Present Knowledge
Range of Writing


Speaking and Listening
Functions


Theatre
Assess and maintain a level
of physical fitness to improve
health and performance.
Comprehension and Collaboration
Presentation of Knowledge and ideas
Define, evaluate, and compare functions.
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Use functions to model relationships between quantities.
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Language
Geometry


Visual Arts
Demonstrate knowledge of
physical fitness concepts,
principles, and strategies to improve health and performance
Conventions of Standard English
Knowledge of Language
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software.
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Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres.





Statistics and Probability



Students demonstrate and utilize knowledge of psychological and
sociological concepts, principles, and strategies that apply to the
learning and performance of physical activity

Investigate patterns of association in bivariate data.