Sixth Grade Math

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Sixth Grade Math Practice Online practice activities that will track the score and increase in difficulty
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6.1 The student will describe and compare data, using ratios, and will use appropriate notations, such as ab , a to b, and a:b.

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Ratio and Proportion Learn and explore ratios and proportions
Ratio Game Identify the ratios
Dirt Bike Proportions Click the correct answer to power your bike
Ratio Blasters Find equal ratios
Ratio and Proportion Game to practice writing ratios
Ratio Stadium Click the correct answer to power your bike
Ratios and Proportions Interactive lesson with examples and practice problems
Spy Guys Watch the video and respon at various places
Proportions Practice Test Online quiz

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6.2  The student will a) investigate and describe fractions, decimals, and percents as ratios; b) identify a given fraction, decimal, or percent from a representation; c) demonstrate equivalent relationships among fractions, decimals, and percents; and d) compare and order fractions, decimals, and percents.

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Pop It! Vocabulary Vocabulary review game
Who Wants Pizza? A fun way to learn about fractions
Visual Fractions Fractions are better understood when seen
Fractions, Decimals and Percentages Games, resources and quizzes
Place Value Pirates Find the loot by selecting the correct pirate
Builder Ted Put the numbers in order on the ladder
Concentration Game Match decimals and fractions
Flash Cards Fraction to decimal conversion
Matching Game Fraction and decimal conversion
Decimals Ordering
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Fraction Eaters Find all of the equivalent fractions as quickly as possible
Percent Quiz Self-checking quiz

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6.3 The student will a) identify and represent integers; b) order and compare integers; and c) identify and describe absolute value of integers.

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Negative Numbers Put the positive and negative numbers in order
Mystery Picture Uncover the pictuer by answering each mathmatical equation correctly
Line Jumper Explore positive and negative numbers
Interesting Integers What are integers? How do we use them in the real world?
Integers Understanding Integers
Signed Integers Information, examples, and practice activities
Properties of Integers Information, examples, and practice activities

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6.4 The student will demonstrate multiple representations of multiplication and division of fractions..

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6.5 The student will investigate and describe concepts of positive exponents and perfect squares.

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6.6 The student will a) multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers; and b) estimate solutions and then solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.

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Tic Tac Toe Math Facts Play Tic Tac Toe and practice squares and square roots
Who Wants Pizza? A fun way to learn about fractions
Visual Fractions Fractions are better understood when seen
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Pop It! Vocabulary Vocabulary review game
Shopping at Troy's Toys Percent Shopping game

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6.7 The student will solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.

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Dividing Decimals Put the steps to dividing decimals in order then solve problems using the interactive school pad.

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Create a Power Point presentation of dividing decimals steps, then create a problem for the class to solve.
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Dividing Decimals Divide with decimals and check your work with a calculator
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Dividing Decimals Divide with decimals
Who Wants Pizza? A fun way to learn about fractions
Visual Fractions Fractions are better understood when seen
Shopping at Troy's Toys Percent Shopping game

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6.8 The student will evaluate whole number numerical expressions, using the order of operations.

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Order of Operations Review activity
Speed Math Deluxe Add the signs to the math equation for the given
Order of Operations - Mystery Picture Match the problem with the correct answer to uncover the image
Operation Order Put the number in the math problem correctly to find the given number
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Algebraic Reasoning Learn how to think algebraically with weighing scales

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6.9 The student will make ballpark comparisons between measurements in the U.S. Customary System of measurement and measurements in the metric system.

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Cliffhanger Gameshow format on metric conversions
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US Customary Conversions Interactive activity to use on the SmartBoard
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Gallon Man Make or model gallon man construction
Cooking with Fractions Measurement Conversions
Introduction to Measurement Understanding Measurement
Mathletes Video
Olympic Metric Conversions Lesson
Students will practice their skills in unit conversions by converting dimensions and speeds found in various Olympic competitions.
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Measurement Interactive measurement lesson
Capacity and Weight Matching activity

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6.10 The student will a) define p (pi) as the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter; b) solve practical problems involving circumference and area of a circle, given the diameter or radius; c) solve practical problems involving area and perimeter; and d) describe and determine the volume and surface area of a rectangular prism.

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Pair It! Vocabulary Vocabulary review game
Perimeter of Polygons Essential knowledge and quiz problems
Area of a Parallelogram Essential knowledge and quiz problems
Pi BrainPop video

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6.11 The student will a) identify the coordinates of a point in a coordinate plane; and b) graph ordered pairs in a coordinate plane.

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Space Boy to the Rescue Game where students locate the coordinates for Space Boy
Graphing Ordered Pairs Identify ordered pairs in the graph
Graphing Skills: Quadrants Identify the quadrant of the point in the graph
Find the Quadrants Identify the quadrant of the point in the graph
Coordinate Geometry Essential knowledge and graphing activities
Billy Bug and His Quest for Grub Click on the arrow keys to guide Billy to the coordinates of the hidden grub
Battlegraph PowerPoint game that teaches students about graphing on a coordinate plane
Billy Bug and His All New Quest for Grub Click on the arrow keys to guide Billy to the coordinates of the hidden grub. Uses all 4 quadrants.
Catch the Fly Use the keyboard to enter the x and y values of an ordered pair to help the fly catch a bug.
Spy Guys: Using Ordered Pairs Watch the video and respond to questions
Graphing Applet Interactive site that identifies the ordered pairs of points you click on
Stock the Shelves Put the sodas on the shelves by using ordered pairs
What's the Point? Click on the point on the graph

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6.12 The student will determine congruence of segments, angles, and polygons.

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Congruent Figures Essential knowledge, examples, and practice activities
Shapes Sharpen your knowledge of shapes
Classifying Triangles Information and activities for triangle classification
Tangrams Click and drag the pieces to complete the puzzle

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6.13 The student will describe and identify properties of quadrilaterals.

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Shapes Sharpen your knowledge of shapes
Classifying Triangles Information and activities for triangle classification
Tangrams Click and drag the pieces to complete the puzzle

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6.14 The student, given a problem situation, will a) construct circle graphs; b) draw conclusions and make predictions, using circle graphs; and c) compare and contrast graphs that present information from the same data set.

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McDonald's vs. Burger King

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Collect, analyze, display and interpret data.
Create a graph Bar, Line, Area, Pie and XY graph creation
Cool Graphing Construct your own bar graphs, pie charts, line graphs, etc.
Graphs WebQuest Incorporates math and science (weather)

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6.15 The student will a) describe mean as balance point; and b) decide which measure of center is appropriate for a given purpose.

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Mean, Median, Mode and Range Understanding Mean, Median, Mode and Range
Mathletes Video
Mathletes Lesson Plan
Students experience the process of how some Olympic events are scored.
Name It! Vocabulary Vocabulary review game
Let's Graph Read the graph and design your own graph

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6.16 The student will a) compare and contrast dependent and independent events; and b) determine probabilities for dependent and independent events.

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Spy Guys: Probability A video that explains probability and contains interactive activities
Adjustable Spinner Create a game spinner with variable sized sectors to look at experimental and theoretical probabilities
Me Too Probability Use a tree diagram to display possible outcomes of who will come to the party
On-Stage Probability Use tree diagrams to display the possible outcomes of casting a play
Probability Principles of probability
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Spinner Choose the number of pie sectors. Then scroll through the possible spinners to get the spinner you need.
Ball Mixing Activity: 4 Balls in 2 Boxes Probability activity
Ball Mixing Activity: 6 Balls in 3 Boxes Probability activity
Chances See how increasing or decreasing the number of dice rolls affects an outcome

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6.17 The student will identify and extend geometric and arithmetic sequences.

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Number Pattern Game Help Mr. Cracker obtain the secret code before the professor catches him!
Patterns Identify patterns and trends
Spy Guys: Summaring/Extending Patterns Watch the video and respond at various places

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6.18 The student will solve one-step linear equations in one variable involving whole number coefficients and positive rational solutions.

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One-Step Linear Equation Lesson Teacher provides an algebraic equation that students model and solve with an interactive Smartboard activity.
One-Step Equations Add, subtract, multiply and divide

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6.19 The student will investigate and recognize a) the identity properties for addition and multiplication; b) the multiplicative property of zero; and c) the inverse property for multiplication.

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6.20 The student will graph inequalities on a number line.

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Review

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2009 Released Test Items Review activity of 2009 Released Test Items that can be used with or without the Interwrite Crickets
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Math Worksheet Generator Quickly generate math worksheets to review specific skills
Jeopardy Review of SOLs 6.6a and 6.7
SOL Practice I Number Sense
Computation and Estimation
Measurement and Geometry
SOL Practice II Number Sense
Computation and Estimation
Measurement and Geometry
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Released Test Questions 2006 Released Test Items
Vocabulary Tips to teaching vocabulary
Jefferson Lab SOL Online Practice Tests
SOL Review Game Interactive SOL Review Game - Released Test Items
Are You Smarter Than a 6th Grader? SOL Review Game - Released Test Items
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Interactive Quizzes and Practice SOL Tests Activities based on SOL Released Test Items
Look Alike SOL Review Covers 6.6, 6.11, 6.19, and 6.20

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