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Andrea Palmer

6th Grade Math

Prospect Hill Academy Charter School

Somerville, MA

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(10 Units, 159 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Integers and Rational Numbers(17 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Intro to 6th Grade Math & Number Characteristics(16 Lessons)

Unit 2 - The College Project - Working with Decimals(16 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Integers and Rational Numbers(17 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Fraction Operations(19 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Proportional Reasoning: Ratios and Rates(21 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Expressions, Equations, & Inequalities(20 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Geometry(2 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Geometry(19 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Statistics(22 Lessons)

Unit 10 - Review Unit(7 Lessons)

Pre Test

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What do students already know about integers, rational numbers, and the coordinate plane? What gaps do students have in their understanding? Students take the Unit 3 pretest in order to inform instruction.

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9 Resources

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Where Does That Fall On The Number Line?

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:Where does five-thirds belong on a number line? What about 1.61? Students apply their knowledge of fractions and decimals in order to compare and order fractions and decimals.

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21 Resources

21 Favorites

How Close Is "Close"?

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:How close is “close”? Students generate fractions and decimals that fall between “close” numbers and are confronted with the density of rational numbers.

20 Resources

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20 Resources

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What Are Integers?

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What are integers? How do integers connect with altitude, temperature, and football? Students work on understanding integers in multiple contexts.

30 Resources

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30 Resources

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Adding and Subtracting Integers on a Number Line

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What happens when you add positive 5 and negative 3? What happens when you subtract positive 2 from negative 3? Students work with a number line and football to model adding and subtracting integers.

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39 Resources

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Adding and Subtracting Integers with Counters

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What are opposites and what happens when you add them together? How can you use counters to model 7-9? What about 3 – (-3)? Students work with counters to model adding and subtracting integers.

26 Resources

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26 Resources

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Rational Numbers and Integer Practice

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What is a rational number? Which is greater: -1.6 or -1.5? Students work to answer these questions while also practicing adding integers.

25 Resources

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25 Resources

19 Favorites

Show What You Know About Integers and Rational Numbers

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What do students understand? What gaps do they have in their understanding?

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14 Resources

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Absolute Value and Stocks

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What is the stock market? What does it mean to own a share of a company? What is an absolute value? Students learn about the stock market and start a project involving tracking investments.

30 Resources

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30 Resources

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Tracking Stocks and the Coordinate Plane

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:Which stock price had the largest change? How do you know? How do you represent a point on the coordinate plane? Students continue tracking their investments.

28 Resources

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28 Resources

9 Favorites

Tracking Stocks and Distance on the Coordinate Plane

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:Which stock price had the largest change? How do you know? What is the distance between (a, 5) and (a, -3)? Students continue tracking their investments and work on strategies for calculating length of horizontal and vertical lines.

31 Resources

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31 Resources

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Tracking Investments and Review

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:Students continue tracking their investments and apply what they have learned about absolute value to complete group tasks.

24 Resources

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24 Resources

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Show What You Know + Stocks Wrap Up

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What do students understand? What gaps do they have in their understanding? After the quiz, students work on wrapping up their stocks project.

23 Resources

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23 Resources

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What Rides Can You Go On?

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:What rides can you go on? Students connect inequalities with an amusement park’s height requirements to figure out which rides they can go on.

39 Resources

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39 Resources

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Inequalities

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:If a < b, what do we know about a and b? If b < c < d, how could we show that on a number line? Students continue creating inequalities and graphs to represent situations.

28 Resources

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28 Resources

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Unit Review Stations

6th Grade Math

» Unit:

Integers and Rational Numbers

Big Idea:A line connects point (a, b) with point (c, d). What do you know? Students review for the Unit 3 test by completing stations.

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18 Resources

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