Middle School Middle School Grade 6 Mathematics

License Model
FlexPoint or School/District Hosted

Number of Credits
1.0

Estimated Completion Time
3236 weeks
Suggested Prerequisites
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How do mathematicians think, write, and speak? Find out in this course, where you will experience new ways of solving problems through interactive and engaging activities. With a focus on handson learning and realworld application, you will be exposed to foundational concepts needed for higherlevel math study. Major topics include performing operations with integers and positive rational numbers, solving problems involving ratios and rates, and using expressions and equations. You will also plot points on the coordinate plane, find the area and volume of geometric figures, and extend your understanding of statistics.Module One: Rational Numbers
Multiply and divide positive multidigit numbers
Multiply and divide positive fractions
Rewrite positive rational numbers in equivalent forms
Plot, order and compare positive rational numbers
Compare rational numbers that have opposite direction
Interpret the absolute value of a number
Find the greatest common factor
Find the least common multiple
Module Two: Integers and Algebraic Expressions
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide integers
Translate between written descriptions and algebraic expressions
Solve problems using absolute value of integers
Evaluate expressions using substitution and order of operations
Apply properties to generate equivalent expressions
Module Three: Equations and Inequalities
Determine whether an integer makes an equation true
Determine whether an integer makes an inequality true
Solve onestep equations
Create onestep equations
Graph realworld descriptions on a number line
Module Four: Operations with Rational Numbers (Accelerated)
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers
Solve problems using order of operations
Add and subtract linear expressions
Determine whether two linear expressions are equivalent
Write and solve onestep inequalities
Graph onestep inequalitiesÂ
Module Five: Ratios and Rates
Write, interpret, and compare ratios
Calculate and interpret rates and unit rates
Solve problems involving ratios, rates and unit rates
Generate or complete a two or threecolumn table
Solve problems involving percentages
Solve realworld percent problems (accelerated)
Solve realworld problems with proportions (accelerated)
Module Six: Statistics
Recognize and formulate a statistical question
Interpret mean, median, mode, and range
Find the fivenumber summary of a box plot
Describe the spread and distribution of data
Create box plots and histograms
Determine an appropriate measure of center (accelerated)
Determine an appropriate measure of variation (accelerated)
Make comparisons and draw conclusions about two populations (accelerated)
Make predictions about a population (accelerated)
Module Seven: Geometry
Plot rational number ordered pairs
Identify the x or yaxis as the line of reflection
Find distances between ordered pairs
Solve problems by plotting points
Apply the formula for area of a triangle
Decompose composite figures into triangles or rectangles
Find the areas of trapezoids, parallelograms, and rhombi (accelerated)
Find surface area of right rectangular prisms
Find surface area of right rectangular pyramids
Find volume of right rectangular prisms
Module Eight: Probability (Accelerated)
Determine the sample space
Find the theoretical probability of an event
Interpret the likelihood of a chance event
Compare the probabilities of chance events
Find experimental probabilities
Compare experimental probabilities to theoretical probabilities