Content Standards

6.RP.1: Write and describe the relationship in real life context between two quantities using ratio language.

6.RP.2: Understand the concept of a unit rate (a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b not equal to 0, and use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship) and apply it to solve real-world problems (e.g., unit pricing, constant speed).

Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)

Household Energy Usage

Road Trip (Problem Solving)

6.RP.3: Use ratio and rate reasoning to solve real-world and mathematical problems (e.g., by reasoning about tables of equivalent ratios, tape diagrams, double number line diagrams, or equations).

6.RP.3.a: Make tables of equivalent ratios relating quantities with whole number measurements, find missing values in the tables, and plot the pairs of values on the coordinate plane. Use tables to compare ratios, and understand equivalencies.

Function Machines 2 (Functions, Tables, and Graphs)

Points, Lines, and Equations

Slope

6.RP.3.b: Solve unit rate problems including those involving unit pricing and constant speed.

Household Energy Usage

Road Trip (Problem Solving)

6.RP.3.c: Find a percent of a quantity as a rate per 100 (e.g., 30% of a quantity means 30/100 times the quantity); solve problems involving finding the whole, given a part and the percent.

Percent of Change

Percents and Proportions

Percents, Fractions, and Decimals

Polling: Neighborhood

Real-Time Histogram

Time Estimation

6.RP.3.d: Use ratio reasoning to convert measurement units between given measurement systems (e.g., convert kilometers to miles); manipulate and transform units appropriately when multiplying or dividing quantities.

6.NS.1: Interpret and compute quotients of fractions, and solve word problems involving division of fractions by fractions (e.g., by using visual fraction models and equations to represent the problem).

Dividing Fractions

Dividing Mixed Numbers

6.NS.3: Fluently add, subtract, multiply, and divide multi-digit decimals using the standard algorithm for each operation. Express the remainder as a terminating decimal, or a repeating decimal, or rounded to a designated place value.

Adding Whole Numbers and Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)

Multiplying Decimals (Area Model)

Multiplying with Decimals

Square Roots

Subtracting Whole Numbers and Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)

Sums and Differences with Decimals

6.NS.5: Understand that positive and negative numbers describe quantities having opposite directions or values (e.g., temperature above/below zero, elevation above/below sea level, credits/debits, positive/negative electric charge); use positive and negative numbers to represent quantities in real-world contexts, explain the meaning of 0 in each situation.

Adding and Subtracting Integers

Adding on the Number Line

Addition of Polynomials

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

6.NS.6: Understand a rational number as a point on the number line. Extend number line diagrams and coordinate axes familiar from previous grades to represent points on the line and in the plane with negative number coordinates.

6.NS.6.a: Recognize opposite signs of numbers as indicating locations on opposite sides of 0 on the number line; Recognize that the opposite of the opposite of a number is the number itself [e.g., –(–3) = 3] and that 0 is its own opposite.

Adding and Subtracting Integers

Adding on the Number Line

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Rational Numbers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

6.NS.6.c: Find and position integers and other rational numbers on a horizontal or vertical number line diagram; find and position pairs of integers and other rational numbers on a coordinate plane.

Adding on the Number Line

City Tour (Coordinates)

Elevator Operator (Line Graphs)

Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Modeling Decimals (Area and Grid Models)

Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

Points in the Coordinate Plane

Points, Lines, and Equations

Rational Numbers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

6.NS.7: Understand ordering and absolute value of rational numbers.

6.NS.7.a: Interpret statements of inequality as statements about the relative position of two numbers on a number line diagram.

Comparing and Ordering Decimals

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Rational Numbers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Treasure Hunter (Decimals on the Number Line)

6.NS.7.b: Write, interpret, and explain statements of order for rational numbers in real-world contexts.

Estimating Population Size

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Modeling Decimals (Area and Grid Models)

6.NS.7.c: Understand the absolute value of a rational number as its distance from 0 on the number line; interpret absolute value as magnitude for a positive or negative quantity in a real-world situation.

Absolute Value with Linear Functions

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Rational Numbers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

6.NS.7.d: Distinguish comparisons of absolute value from statements about order.

Integers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

Rational Numbers, Opposites, and Absolute Values

6.NS.8: Solve real-world and mathematical problems by graphing points in all four quadrants of the coordinate plane. Include use of coordinates and absolute value to find distances between points with the same first coordinate or the same second coordinate.

City Tour (Coordinates)

Elevator Operator (Line Graphs)

Points in the Coordinate Plane

Points, Lines, and Equations

Slope

6.EE.1: Write and evaluate numerical expressions involving whole-number exponents.

6.EE.2: Write, read, and evaluate expressions in which letters stand for numbers.

6.EE.2.a: Write expressions that record operations with numbers and with letters standing for numbers.

Solving Equations on the Number Line

Using Algebraic Equations

Using Algebraic Expressions

6.EE.2.b: Identify parts of an expression using mathematical terms (sum, term, product, factor, quotient, coefficient); view one or more parts of an expression as a single entity.

Compound Interest

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions I

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions II

Using Algebraic Equations

Using Algebraic Expressions

6.EE.2.c: Evaluate expressions and formulas. Include formulas used in real-world problems. Perform arithmetic operations, including those involving whole number exponents, in the conventional order with or without parentheses. (Order of Operations)

Order of Operations

Solving Equations on the Number Line

6.EE.3: Apply the properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions. Model (e.g., manipulatives, graph paper) and apply the distributive, commutative, identity, and inverse properties with integers and variables by writing equivalent expressions.

Equivalent Algebraic Expressions I

Equivalent Algebraic Expressions II

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions I

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions II

Solving Algebraic Equations II

6.EE.4: Identify when two expressions are equivalent (i.e., when the two expressions name the same number regardless of which value is substituted into them).

Equivalent Algebraic Expressions I

Equivalent Algebraic Expressions II

Modeling the Factorization of *x*^{2}+*bx*+*c*

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions I

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions II

6.EE.5: Understand solving an equation or inequality as a process of answering a question: which values from a specified set, if any, make the equation or inequality true? Use substitution to determine whether a given number in a specified set makes an equation or inequality true.

Compound Inequalities

Linear Inequalities in Two Variables

Solving Equations on the Number Line

Solving Linear Inequalities in One Variable

6.EE.6: Use variables to represent numbers and write expressions when solving a real-world or mathematical problem; understand that a variable can represent an unknown number, or, depending on the purpose at hand, any number in a specified set.

Solving Equations on the Number Line

Using Algebraic Equations

Using Algebraic Expressions

6.EE.7: Solve real-world and mathematical problems by writing and solving equations of the form x + p = q and px = q for cases in which p, q and x are all nonnegative rational numbers.

Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

Solving Equations on the Number Line

6.EE.8: Write an inequality of the form x > c or x < c to represent a constraint or condition in a real-world or mathematical problem. Recognize that inequalities of the form x > c or x < c have infinitely many solutions; represent solutions of such inequalities on number line diagrams.

Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

Compound Inequalities

Exploring Linear Inequalities in One Variable

Linear Inequalities in Two Variables

Solving Linear Inequalities in One Variable

6.G.1: Find the area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing or decomposing into other polygons (e.g., rectangles and triangles). Apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

Area of Parallelograms

Area of Triangles

Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)

Perimeter and Area of Rectangles

Pythagorean Theorem with a Geoboard

6.G.2: Apply the standard formulas to find volumes of prisms. Use the attributes and properties (including shapes of bases) of prisms to identify, compare or describe three-dimensional figures including prisms and cylinders.

Balancing Blocks (Volume)

Prisms and Cylinders

Pyramids and Cones

6.G.3: Draw polygons in the coordinate plane given coordinates for the vertices; determine the length of a side joining the coordinates of vertices with the same first or the same second coordinate. Apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

Points in the Coordinate Plane

6.G.4: Represent three-dimensional figures (e.g., prisms) using nets made up of rectangles and triangles, and use the nets to find the surface area of these figures. Apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

Surface and Lateral Areas of Prisms and Cylinders

Surface and Lateral Areas of Pyramids and Cones

6.SP.1: Recognize a statistical question as one that anticipates variability in the data related to the question and accounts for it in the answers.

Polling: Neighborhood

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

6.SP.2: Understand that a set of data has a distribution that can be described by its center (mean, median, or mode), spread (range), and overall shape and can be used to answer a statistical question.

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Describing Data Using Statistics

Mean, Median, and Mode

Movie Reviewer (Mean and Median)

Polling: City

Populations and Samples

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

Real-Time Histogram

Stem-and-Leaf Plots

6.SP.3: Recognize that a measure of center (mean, median, or mode) for a numerical data set summarizes all of its values with a single number, while a measure of variation (range) describes how its values vary with a single number.

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Describing Data Using Statistics

Mean, Median, and Mode

Movie Reviewer (Mean and Median)

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

Real-Time Histogram

Stem-and-Leaf Plots

6.SP.4: Display numerical data in plots on a number line, including dot or line plots, histograms and box (box and whisker) plots.

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Histograms

Mean, Median, and Mode

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

Real-Time Histogram

Stem-and-Leaf Plots

6.SP.5: Summarize numerical data sets in relation to their context, such as by:

6.SP.5.b: Describing the nature of the attribute under investigation, including how it was measured and its units of measurement.

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Describing Data Using Statistics

Movie Reviewer (Mean and Median)

Populations and Samples

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

Real-Time Histogram

6.SP.5.c: Giving quantitative measures of center (median and/or mean) and variability (interquartile range), as well as describing any overall pattern and any outliers with reference to the context in which the data were gathered.

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Describing Data Using Statistics

Mean, Median, and Mode

Movie Reviewer (Mean and Median)

Populations and Samples

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

Real-Time Histogram

Sight vs. Sound Reactions

Stem-and-Leaf Plots

6.SP.5.d: Relating the choice of measures of center and variability to the shape of the data distribution and the context in which the data were gathered.

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Describing Data Using Statistics

Mean, Median, and Mode

Movie Reviewer (Mean and Median)

Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

Reaction Time 2 (Graphs and Statistics)

Correlation last revised: 1/22/2020

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