•  Connected Math Program

• CMP3 Grade 6 Homepage  ~ concepts, explanations, worked homework examples and background

• CMP3 Goal ~ All students should be able to reason and communicate proficiently in mathematics. They should have knowledge and skill in the use of vocabulary, forms of representation, materials, tools, techniques and intellectual methods of the discipline of mathematics, including the ability to define and solve problems with reason, insight, inventiveness and proficiency.

 Unit Parent Letter Concept Overview Prime Timefactors & multiples Number theory: factors, multiples, primes, composites, prime factorizationOrder of operations, distributive property Comparing Bits & Piecesratios, rational numbers, equivalence Ratio, unit rate, rate tables, rational numbers decimals, percents, equivalence, absolute value Let's Be Rationalfraction operations Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division of fractions, fact families (algebra)More emphasis on division of fractions, estimation and properties of operations Covering & Surrounding2-D Measurement Area/ perimeter relationships, nets, surface area, volume of rectangular prisms (including fractions) Decimal Operationscomputations with decimals & percents Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division Solutions for a % of b = c Variables & Patternsalgebra focus Variables, expressions, equations, inequalities, relationships in tables, graphs, equations Data About         Usstatistics and data analysis Analysis of data distributions, including shape, measures of center and variability (range, mean absolute deviation, IQR, histograms, box plots)