6.RP.A.3d

Use ratio reasoning to convert measurement units; manipulate and transform units appropriately when multiplying or dividing quantities.

 
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Comparing Ratios

6th Grade Math » Unit: Rates and Ratios
6th Grade Math » Unit: Rates and Ratios
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Any entry within one ratio table for one term can me compared with any entry from the ratio table for the other term.

 
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Part to Total Ratios Using Tape Diagrams and Tables

6th Grade Math » Unit: Rates and Ratios
6th Grade Math » Unit: Rates and Ratios
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Tape diagrams and double number line diagrams can show ratio relationships and be used to reason about solutions to problems.

 
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Converting Measurements Using Ratios Day 2

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Which building is the world’s tallest building? Students use ratios to convert measurements between customary and metric systems. Students apply this knowledge to word problems.

 
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Better Deal Stations

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What is the better deal? How do you know? How do stores try to trick you? Students work in groups to determine the better deal.

 
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Measuring and Weighing and Filling, OH MY!

6th Grade Math » Unit: Customary System
6th Grade Math » Unit: Customary System
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

This lesson drives home the idea that studying for math means practicing problems and reflecting on your strategies

 
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Writing Ratios the right way - Stations

6th Grade Math » Unit: Ratios and Proportions
6th Grade Math » Unit: Ratios and Proportions
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The students will be reinforcing what they have learned using a variety of methods in this station activity.

 
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Converting Measurements Using Ratios

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

How much taller is Lebron than Dwayne? Students use ratios to convert measurements and apply this knowledge to word problems.

 
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Real-World Ratios Day 1

6th Grade Math » Unit: Ratios and Proportions
6th Grade Math » Unit: Ratios and Proportions
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Mathematics, ratios and how they connect to the real world

 
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Show What you Know About Ratios

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What do students understand? What gaps do they have in their understanding? Before the quiz, students play some online games to review.

 
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Heart Rate

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What is your resting rate? What is your active heart rate? How can you improve your heart rate? Students calculate these rates and use multiplication and division to answer rate questions.

 
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Calculating Speed Day 1

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What was your sprinting speed in miles per hour? Students use conversions and rates to calculate their speed.

 
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Calculating Speed Day 2

6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
6th Grade Math » Unit: Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Who’s faster? During the second day of this investigation, students use conversions and rates to calculate and compare their speeds. Students also use their data to plot points on a line graph.

 
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Equvalent Ratios Again!

6th Grade Math » Unit: Ratios and Proportions
6th Grade Math » Unit: Ratios and Proportions
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Develop a relationship between the ratio table and the coordinate grid

 
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3rd day of school

6th Grade Math » Unit: First week of school
6th Grade Math » Unit: First week of school
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students will be using an NCTM exemplar to enhance their learning with graphs, equations, time, patterns, and symbolic rules. They will be working at their own pace to enrich their understanding of math.

 
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Working with Expressions and Equations Part 3

6th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
6th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Ben’s mom gives him the option of grooming 3 horses or mowing 2 fields. Which job should Ben choose? Why? Students use their knowledge of algebraic expressions and equations to write expressions and equations.

 
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