My hope is that you see the wonders and application
of math in everyday life
and in your academic and professional futures.

Please refer to your student email or StudentVUE account to see suggested, optional assignments for math class.

In response to our school closure, I have published the Math 6 curriculum below.  Listed below each unit are key words that may be used to search or seek out additional resources online.    Teacher recommended resources are linked here too:   https://guest.portaportal.com/rms-math6
https://guest.portaportal.com/mathsupport

Looking for more practice???
Go to clever.com, log in with your credentials, and go to studyisland (Look for the palm tree.)   Find the Virginia map on the left, and Math and practice.  You can also check out the online Big Ideas Math Textbook or Big Ideas Math Videos, Flocabulary, BrainPop, Khan Academy, and Desmos.




Math 6 Units of Study

SOL Objective

Timeline

Unit 1: Intro to Integers & Coordinate Graphing

Searchable vocabulary: ordering integers, identifying integers, absolute value, coordinate graphing, plot ordered pairs, identify ordered pairs

6.3, 6.8

September (complete)

Unit 2: Ratios & Proportions

Searchable vocabulary: ratios, ratio tables, unit rate, proportions, proportional, equivalent ratios, simplify fractions

6.1, 6.12

September-October (complete)

Unit 3: Number Sense

Searchable vocabulary: covert fractions to decimals (long division); equivalent fractions, decimals, percent; ordering fractions, decimals, percent; ascending; descending; decimal place values; whole numbers; integers

 

6.2, 6.3

October-November

(complete)

Unit 4: Exponents

Searchable vocabulary: exponents, expanded form, exponential form, standard form, perfect squares

 

6.4

November

(complete)

Unit 5: Integer Operations & Order of Operations & Word Problems

Searchable vocabulary: number line, algetiles, model integer operations,integers, operations, opposites, absolute value, order of operations, PEMDAS, word problems with integers

 

6.6 abc

November-December

(complete)

Unit 6: Fraction Multiplication and Division

Searchable terms and vocabulary: numerator, denominator, mixed number, improper fraction, reciprocal, model fraction multiplication, model fraction division, multiply mixed numbers, divide mixed numbers, simplify fractions

 

6.5

January

(complete)

Unit 7: Problem Solving

Searchable terms: word problems with fractions and mixed numbers

 

6.5

February-March

(ongoing through homework and warm ups)

Unit 8: Equations

Searchable terms and vocabulary: expressions, equations, terms, coefficient, variables, constants, model equations, solve equations with algetiles, zero pairs, solve one step equations, isolate the variable, inverse operations, substitution of answer in equation

6.13

February

(complete)

Unit 9: Inequalities

Searchable terms and vocabulary: greater than, less than, greater than or equal to, less than or equal to, open dot, closed dot, solution set, graph inequalities, solve one step inequalities,find a number in a solution set of an inequality

6.14

February/March

(complete)

Unit 10: Geometry & Measurement

Searchable vocabulary: polygons, regular polygons, congruent, not congruent, parts of a circle, radius, diameter, chord, center, circumference, semi-circle, pi, squares, rectangles, triangles, area, perimeter, formula for area, formula for circumference

6.9, 6.7

School closure

 

Unit 11: Statistics

Searchable terms and vocabulary: Interpret bar chart, create circle graph, interpret circle graph, model fractions(percent) on a circle, measures of center, mean balance point, mean, average, median, mode,

6.10, 6.11

School closure


For Core 3 Math 6X Students, keep reading:

ADDITIONAL Math 6X (Extended)

Topics of Study

SOL Objective

Timeline

Unit 4: Exponents & Scientific Notation

Searchable terms and vocabulary: Base 10 numbers with negative exponents, square roots, scientific notation

 

7.1 abcde

November

(complete)

Unit 8: Two Step Equations

Searchable terms and vocabulary: Two step equations, inverse operations

 

7.12

February

(complete with additional practice needed for some students)

Unit 9: Inequalities

Searchable terms and vocabulary: Two step inequalities, inverse operations

 

7.13

School closure

Unit 10: Geometry & Measurement

Searchable vocabulary: quadrilaterals, parallel, perpendicular, parallelogram, rectangle, square, trapezoid, kite, rhombus, adjacent sides, adjacent angles, opposite sides, opposite angles

7.6

School closure

Unit 11: Statistics

Searchable vocabulary: histograms, intervals, frequency

7.9

School closure

 

Email me if you have questions  bertracj@pwcs.edu
Although PWCS is unable to provide instruction or class assignments to students while schools remain closed, our School Division hopes that the suggestions for optional learning activities posted here will help parents support student learning until schools re-open. Please remember that use of these materials and participation in these activities are optional and neither grades nor course credit will be awarded.
updated 5/5/2020