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Welcome to 6th grade!                                                               

Contact Information:               

PHONE:  625-6600  Ext. 1068     E-Mail: petruccim@hamiltonschools.org  

Socrative
Ten Marks Math Challenge
Stock Market Game   

http://petruccigrade6math.wikispaces.com/ 

Overview of Curriculum:  Throughout the year, students will study statistics; place value; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers, fractions, and decimals; fact review; problem solving strategies; algebra concepts; ratio, proportion, & percents; integers.   

School supplies:  Notebook and Pencil (Optional: dry erase marker, crayons/colored pencils)

Please note:  There is no need to purchase a calculator unless you want one for home use.  A calculator will be provided for classroom use.

Weekly Family Math Activity (and Extra Credit Points): Decimal Dots   (reviews decimal place value and ordering) November Folder Due by November 26th!

Assignments: 

Periods 1-2:  Students are currently studying multiplying and dividing decimals - Chapter 3.

Periods 6-7: Students are currently working on finding dimensions of plane figures and prisms; calculating surface area and volume---  Chapter 7 in green book.

Periods 8-9:  Students are currently studying multiplying and dividing decimals - Chapter 3.

CLASS

PERIOD

11-24-14

Monday

11-25-14

Tuesday

11-26-14

Wednesday

11-27-14

Thursday

11-28-14

Friday

PERIODS

1-2

Parent conferences are on Monday, November 24th from 6-8 pm and Tuesday, November 25th from 12:30 - 2:30. There is no sign up for conferences---just visit the teachers that you want to see.

1/2 Day - Noon Dismissal
POW Due!

1/2 Day - Noon Dismissal



No School

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PERIODS

6-7

Parent conferences are on Monday, November 24th from 6-8 pm and Tuesday, November 25th from 12:30 - 2:30. There is no sign up for conferences---just visit the teachers that you want to see.
1/2 Day - Noon Dismissal POW Due!



1/2 Day - Noon Dismissal

No School

No School

PERIODS

8 - 9

Parent conferences are on Monday, November 24th from 6-8 pm and Tuesday, November 25th from 12:30 - 2:30. There is no sign up for conferences---just visit the teachers that you want to see.
1/2 Day - Noon Dismissal POW Due!

1/2 Day - Noon Dismissal



No School
No School




This week's POW:     Due Wed., November 26th:

The school has raised $1,200.00 over the last 2 years at the Spring Fling.  This year the school raised $200.00 more than last year.  How much money did the school raise last year?

Due Wed., November 19th:  Jackson lent his friend one-half of his CD collection.  Of those, 3/5 were missing covers.  Jackson has 50 CDs.  How many were missing covers?

NO POW Due Wed., November 12th:

Due Wed., November 5th:   The sum of Mary’s age and her Mother’s age is 36. Mary’s mother is 5 times older than Mary. How old is each person?

Due Wed., October 29th:   At a traffic checkpoint, environmental safety officers checked every 18th car for excess carbon monoxide and every 15th car for a damaged exhaust system.  If the first car at the checkpoint is car one, what will be the number of the car checked for both problems?

Due Wed., October 22nd:  Movie tickets cost $10 for adults and $6 for children. 

A.  Write an algebraic expression for the total cost of movie tickets for a group of children and adults.  Use the variables a for the number of adults and the variable c for the number of children.   

B.  Evaluate the expression to find the total cost of 3 adults and 5 children.

Due Wed., October 15th:  One weekend, Allan worked a total of 17 hours helping his uncle paint his cabin.  They worked three hours more on Saturday than they worked on Sunday.  How many hours did they work each day?

Due Wed., October 8th: A package of plastic forks contains 8 forks.  A package of plastic spoons contains 12 spoons.  What is the fewest number of packages you would have to buy of each, to have exactly the same number of forks as spoons?

Due Wed., October 1st: Mrs. Miles has 8 coins that total $.74.  Will she be able to use the exact change lane at a toll booth that requires $.30?  Explain.

Due Wed., Sept. 24th:  At Mom’s Restaurant, a customer gets a free lunch after paying for 6.  Caroline ate lunch at Mom’s 50 times last year.  How many of those lunches were free?

 

Books:  Big Ideas  -----Remember to Choose "Common Core" from the pull-down menu!

                                  Periods  1-2 and 8-9     

Text: Big Ideas - Green Book  - 6th Grade Remember to Choose "Common Core" from the pull-down menu!

                            Student Link: http://www.bigideasmath.com/students/?level=7.00

Parent Link:  http://www.bigideasmath.com/parents/

Periods  6-7

Text: Big Ideas - Remember to Choose "Common Core" from the pull-down menu!

Green Book  - 6th Grade

                            Student Link: http://www.bigideasmath.com/students/?level=7.00

Parent Link:  http://www.bigideasmath.com/parents/

Red Book - 7th Grade Remember to Choose "Common Core" from the pull-down menu!

                                                           Student  Link:  http://www.bigideasmath.com/students/?level=8.50

                        Parent Link:  http://www.bigideasmath.com/parents/

Math Sites:  

Common Core Practice

Multiplication Fact Quiz

Another  Fact Quiz Site

Xtra Math

Voicethread

Memiary

Flashcard Maker

Math Fact Quizzes

More Math Fact Quizzes

Fact Games

Manga High

PBS Kids Cyberchase

Math Olympics

Decention Game

Lesson Review Site for all Math Topics

Math Video Review - all topics

Math Tutorials - Khan Academy

Mixed Math Review Site

Math Power Points on All Topics

Math Videos

Skill Builder  This site is great--click on grade level then skill and it will provide a list of resources!

20 Great Math Sites/Apps for Students and Teachers

20 Great YouTube Videos on Math

Problem-Solving Games

Coordinate Grid Activities

Measurement Converter

Metric Conversions

Decimals: 

    Rounding Decimals

    Adding Decimals

    Subtracting Decimals

    Ordering Decimals

    Add/Sub/Mult/Div Decimals

   Caribbean Decimals

   Decimal Place Value

    Scooter Place Value

Algebra Balance Scale    

Scientific Notation

Geometry:

    Transformations

    Coordinate Plane/Ordered Pairs

    Mixed Review:  Lines, angles, shapes, area formulas

    Area/Perimeter

    Measuring Angles

    Angle Matching

     Sums of Polygon Angles

    Geometry Quiz

    Shape Quiz

Quad Rap- Mrs. Christman

    Pythagorean Theorem Intro

    Pythagorean Theorem Practice

    Pythagorean Theorem Simulator

    Area of Triangles

    Area of Parallelograms and Trapezoids

    Circumference and Area of Circles/Mixed Geometry Review

     Circumference

     Area of a Circle

    Pi/Circles

    Pi Book

    Line Symmetry

    Symmetry Designs

    Tessellations

    Pentominoes

    Nets

    Surface Area and Volume

Surface Area Video Tutorial

3D Figures

Patterns

Math Properties -  Click on type then scroll down past lesson for activity

Order of Operations

Order of Operations Graded Review

Ordering Rational Numbers Video Clip

Prime Factorization

Divisibility Rules - Practice

Divisibility Rules - Flashcards

Divisibility Rules 3 and 9 Song

Divisibility Rules Song

Exponents

Reading Graphs

Graphs and Data Analysis

Graph Making

Box and Whisker Plots

Box-and-Whisker Generator

Venn Diagram Maker

Venn Diagram Shape Sorter

Stock Market Sites

Algebra

Algebra

Algebra

Variable/Expressions

Solve for Variables

Combining Like Terms

More Combining Like Terms

Algebra One-Step Equations

Another Algebra One-Step Equations  - Scroll down page for activity menu

Two-Step Equations

Integers: 

    http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/math-integ.html

    http://www.gamequarium.com/integers.html

    Jeopardy with Integers

       http://www.uen.org/3-6interactives/math.shtml#integers

FRACTIONS:

    Equivalent Fractions

    Equivalent Fractions 2

    Equivalent/Lowest Terms

    Comparing and Ordering Fractions - lessons, games, practice

    Fraction to Decimal Conversion

Fraction, Decimals, Percents

    Fraction Practice Site - Mixed Review of skills

    Factors, GCF, LCM and Fractions

    Mixed Review- Woodlands

    All Types of Fractions

    Another Mixed Review

Ratio, Rate, Proportion and Percents:

    Ratios

   Equivalent Ratios

    Unit Rate

    Cross Multiplying Proportions

    Find the Better Buy!

    Scale Drawing

   Percent/Fraction Comparisons

    Challenge Game For 1 or 2 Players

    Rates/Percentages

    Equivalent Fraction/Decimals/Percents

    Mixed Review of Fractions/Decimals/Percents

    Golden Ratio

    Scale Factor

    Scale Factor Video Clip

   Percents

    Percent Shopping

    Percentage Game

Square Root Flashcards

Tangrams:  Woodlands

Math Olympics

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