Advanced 6th Grade Units of Study
Prime Time
Study of number theory including factors, multiples, primes, composites, and prime factorization
Bits and Pieces I & Bits and Pieces II
Exploration of rational numbers (fractions, decimals, and percents) and their relationships
Fraction operations (adding subtracting, multiplying, dividing)
*Accentuate the Negative
Exploration of positive and negative integers and rational numbers, order of operations, four-quadrant graphing, and the distributive property
Shapes and Designs
Experience with 2-dimensional geometry, including regular and non-regular polygons, special properties of triangles and quadrilaterals, angle measures, angle sums, tiling, and triangle inequality
Bits and Pieces III
Use of decimal operations and solving percent problems
Data About Us
Practice with statistics including formulating questions; gathering, organizing, representing, and analyzing data; interpreting results from data collection; and measures of center and range
Covering and Surrounding
In-depth study of 2-dimensional geometry including area and perimeter relationships of polygons and circles
*What Do You Expect
Look at probability including calculating experimental and theoretical probabilities; reasoning about uncertainty; and justifying equally likely and non-equally-likely outcomes
* = 7th grade unit
Unit Descriptions
Last Modified on March 11, 2013