Mrs. McQueen
Knowing & Growing Our Mindset
Week of November 12th
'News and Noteworthy'
Thursday:
Tutorong @7:45 AM. I ask that your student sign up in the classroom no later than 3:30 on Wednesday. This allows me to know who is coming and what their specific need may be. Please have your student at the front of the school no later than 7:45 AM.
Friday:
Scoliosis screening unless signed form has been returned for opting out
Food for Thought
General MathI encourage students to use the online Interactive Student Edition of their textbook every day to review each lesson as we complete it in class. *Homework HAS been assigned using the student eBook (Online version of text) and is due Friday. Students must sign onto the HMH website to see the assignments.
Monday & Tuesday: Lesson 7.3, Converting Within Measurement Systems Wednesday & Thursday: Lesson 7.4, Converting Between Measurement Systems Friday: Unit 3, Test B (This test will cover ratios, rates, unit rates, and proportions) Daily lessons and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the class. The standards of the unit that we are addressing this week are: MGSE6.RP.1-3 *If more detail of these standards is needed, I have included a link for your reference. https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Grade-6-8-Mathematics-Standards.pdf *Since I 'loop' skills and concepts through a nine week period, please be reminded that any low grade will be adjusted when a student shows mastery. | Accelerated MathUnit 3 Proportionality: Ratios and Rates *Homework will be assigned every Monday and due on Friday using the student ebook. Monday: Lesson 7.4, Converting Between Measurement Systems Tuesday-Wednesday: Lesson(s) 8.1-8.3 Understanding Percent Models; Fraction, Decimal, & Percent Conversions; and Solving Percent Problems Thursday: Mixed Review Friday: Unit 3, Test B *Daily lessons and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the class. Standards Addressed This Week MGSE6.RP.1-3 *If more detail of these standards is needed, I have included a link for your reference. https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Grade-6-8-Mathematics-Standards.pdf *Since I 'loop' skills and concepts through a nine week period, please be reminded that any low grade will be adjusted when a student shows mastery. | Web LinksAll concepts/skills related to MATH Georgia Standards of Excellence: https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Pages/Math-6-8.aspx Integers: http://www.mathguide.com/lessons/Integers.html Fun Interactive Practice Integer Operations Game http://www.mathnook.com/math/bike-racing-math-integer.html Visual Fraction Models for Division of Fractions Singapore Math-Dividing Fractions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_11SEY-P_h0 Division Step 1 – Model Dividing Fractions by Fractions (Multiply by the reciprocal/invert and multiply) and Rewrite Using Common Denominators https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBxPYosbyWw Division of Fractions Using Number Lines https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFesOB9ikUs&list=PL53C84823EA44BCB3 Division Array Model for Fractions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Bud-IYM_Mw&index=4&list=PL53C84823EA44BCB3 GCF (greatest common factor) and LCM (least common multiple) Factor Game http://www.basic-mathematics.com/greatest-common-factor-game.html
Greatest Common Factor Game http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/fractions/GreatestCommonFactor.htm Distributive Property Statistics: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-data-statistics http://intermath.coe.uga.edu/dictnary/homepg.asp http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/ http://www.corestandards.org/Math/Content/mathematics-glossary/glossary ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ http://www.mathplayground.com/common_core_state_standards_for_mathematics_grade_6.html Geometry (Area and Volume): http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/dictionary.html http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/mesg/html/math6web/index.html?page=lessons · Math Open Reference (Excellent free interactive website for teaching points, lines, rays, polygons, diagonals, concave vs. convex, interior angles, quadrilaterals, triangles, circles, transformations, and more!)
· Using Area and Perimeter (Choose Lesson 12) Dividing Decimals: https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=algorithm+for+dividing+decimals Expressions and Equations: http://www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resources/SharedLandingPage.aspx https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-expressions-and-variables Interactive vocabulary http://amathsdictionaryforkids.com/ Learn Zillion (6th Grade Math Standards) Tutorials and practice problems. https://learnzillion.com/Georgia Virtual Learning http://www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resources/SharedLandingPage.aspx Ratios, Rates, and Percentages |
General Math
I encourage students to use the online Interactive Student Edition of their textbook every day to review each lesson as we complete it in class.
*Homework HAS been assigned using the student eBook (Online version of text) and is due Friday. Students must sign onto the HMH website to see the assignments.
Monday & Tuesday:
Lesson 7.3, Converting Within Measurement Systems
Wednesday & Thursday:
Lesson 7.4, Converting Between Measurement Systems
Friday:
Unit 3, Test B (This test will cover ratios, rates, unit rates, and proportions)
Daily lessons and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the class.
The standards of the unit that we are addressing this week are:
MGSE6.RP.1-3
*If more detail of these standards is needed, I have included a link for your reference.
https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Grade-6-8-Mathematics-Standards.pdf
*Since I 'loop' skills and concepts through a nine week period, please be reminded that any low grade will be adjusted when a student shows mastery.
Accelerated Math
Unit 3
Proportionality: Ratios and Rates
*Homework will be assigned every Monday and due on Friday using the student ebook.
Monday:
Lesson 7.4, Converting Between Measurement Systems
Tuesday-Wednesday:
Lesson(s) 8.1-8.3
Understanding Percent Models; Fraction, Decimal, & Percent Conversions; and Solving Percent Problems
Thursday:
Mixed Review
Friday:
Unit 3, Test B
*Daily lessons and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the class.
Standards Addressed This Week
MGSE6.RP.1-3
*If more detail of these standards is needed, I have included a link for your reference.
https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Grade-6-8-Mathematics-Standards.pdf
*Since I 'loop' skills and concepts through a nine week period, please be reminded that any low grade will be adjusted when a student shows mastery.
Web Links
All concepts/skills related to MATH Georgia Standards of Excellence:
https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Pages/Math-6-8.aspx
Integers:
http://www.mathguide.com/lessons/Integers.html
Fun Interactive Practice Integer Operations Game
http://www.mathnook.com/math/bike-racing-math-integer.html
Visual Fraction Models for Division of Fractions
Singapore Math-Dividing Fractions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_11SEY-P_h0
Division Step 1 – Model Dividing Fractions by Fractions (Multiply by the reciprocal/invert and multiply) and Rewrite Using Common Denominators
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBxPYosbyWw
Division of Fractions Using Number Lines
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFesOB9ikUs&list=PL53C84823EA44BCB3
Division Array Model for Fractions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Bud-IYM_Mw&index=4&list=PL53C84823EA44BCB3
GCF (greatest common factor) and LCM (least common multiple)
Factor Game
http://www.basic-mathematics.com/greatest-common-factor-game.html
Greatest Common Factor Game
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/fractions/GreatestCommonFactor.htm
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/factors-multiples/greatest_common_divisor/v/lcm-and-gcf-greatest-common-factor--word-problems
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/factors-multiples/greatest_common_divisor/v/greatest-common-divisor
http://coolmath.com/prealgebra/01-gcfs-lcms/index.html
http://www.purplemath.com/modules/lcm_gcf.htm
http://www.homeschoolmath.net/online/factoring.php
http://www.math-aids.com/Factors/
Distributive Property
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-factors-and-multiples/cc-6th-distributive-property/v/the-distributive-property
http://www.mathsisfun.com/definitions/distributive-law.html
http://www.coolmath.com/prealgebra/06-properties/05-properties-distributive-01.htm
Statistics:
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-data-statistics
http://intermath.coe.uga.edu/dictnary/homepg.asp
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/
http://www.corestandards.org/Math/Content/mathematics-glossary/glossary
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
http://www.mathplayground.com/common_core_state_standards_for_mathematics_grade_6.html
Geometry (Area and Volume):
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/dictionary.html
http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/mesg/html/math6web/index.html?page=lessons
· Math Open Reference (Excellent free interactive website for teaching points, lines, rays, polygons, diagonals, concave vs. convex, interior angles, quadrilaterals, triangles, circles, transformations, and more!)
· Using Area and Perimeter (Choose Lesson 12)
Dividing Decimals:
https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=algorithm+for+dividing+decimals
Expressions and Equations:
https://learnzillion.com/
http://www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resources/SharedLandingPage.aspx
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-expressions-and-variables
Interactive vocabulary
http://amathsdictionaryforkids.com/
Learn Zillion (6th Grade Math Standards)
Tutorials and practice problems.
https://learnzillion.com/Georgia Virtual Learning
http://www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resources/SharedLandingPage.aspx
Ratios, Rates, and Percentages
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math/cc-6th-ratios-prop-topic
http://www.mathplayground.com/index_ratio_proportion_percent.html