Math Scott Foresman Addison-Wesley

GRADE 6

Chapter

Unit

Focus Skills

PA Academic Standard

Statistics Real-World Use of Whole Numbers

Reading and Interpreting Graphs

Reading graphs

Misleading Graphs

Scatterplots and Trends

Decision Making: Shark Study

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.3 Measurement and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical Reasoning and Connections

2.6 Statistics and Data Analysis

 

Displaying Data

Tallies, Frequency Charts and Line Plots

Scales and Bar Graphs

Stem-and-Leaf Diagrams

2.3 Measurement and Estimation

2.6 Statistics and Data Analysis

 

Describing Data

Median and Mode

The Meaning of Mean

The Effects of Outliers

Decision Making: Will the Most Valuable Player Please Stand up?

2.3 Measurement and Estimation

2.6 Statistics and Data Analysis

Connecting Arithmetic to Algebra

Making Sense of Large Numbers

Reading and Writing Large Numbers

Rounding Large Numbers

Comparing and Ordering Numbers

Exponents

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems, and Number Relationships

2.3 Measurement and Estimation

2.6 Statistics and Data Analysis

 

Number Sense and Operation Sense

Mental Math

Estimating Suma and Differences

Estimating Products and Quotients

Order of Operations

Analyze Word Problems: Finding Unnecessary Information

Numerical Patterns

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

 

Introduction to Algebra

Variables and Expressions

Writing Expressions

Using Equations

Solving Equations

Analyze Word Problems: Interpreting Math Phrases

Decision Making: Journey to the Bottom of the Sea

2.8 Algebra and Functions

2.4 Mathematical Reasoning and Connections

 

 

Decimals

Decimal Concepts

Decimal Notation

Rounding Decimals

Comparing and Ordering Decimals

Scientific Notation

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

 

Adding and Subtracting with Decimals

Estimating with Decimals

Adding and Subtracting Decimal Numbers

Solving Decimal Equations

Problem Solving: Compare Strategies: Work `Backward/Guess and Check

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.8 Algebra

2.5 Mathematical Problem Solving and Communication

 

Multiplying and Dividing with Decimals

Multiplying a Whole Number by a Decimal

Multiplying a Decimal by a Decimal

Dividing by a Whole Number

Solving Decimal Equations

Problem Solving: Planning a Hike

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical Reasoning and Connections

Measurement

Units of Measurement

Perimeter

Converting in the Metric System

Using Conversion Factors

Problem Solving: Finding Unnecessary Information

2.3 Measurement and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

 

Area of Polygons

Area of Squares and Rectangles

Area of Parallelograms

Area of Triangles

Problem Solving: Designing a Shopping Mall

2.9 Geometry

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

 

Circles

Discovering PI

Area of Circles

Area of Irregular Figures

2.9 Geometry

2.4 Mathematical Reasoning and Connections

Patterns and Number Theory

Number Theory

Divisibility

Prime Factorization

Least Common Multiples

Problem Solving: Make an Organized List

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems, and Number Relationships

 

 

Connecting Fractions and Decimals

Understanding Fractions

Fractions in Lowest Terms

Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Converting Fractions and Decimals

Comparing and Ordering

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems, and Number Relationships

 

Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Adding and Subtracting Fractions

 

 

Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators

Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Solving Fraction Equations

Problem Solving: Identify Missing Information

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

2.8 Algebra

 

Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers

Estimation: Sums and Differences of Mixed Numbers

Adding Mixed Numbers

Subtracting Mixed Numbers

Problem Solving: Will the River Flood?

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

Multiplying Fractions

Estimation: Products and Quotients of Fractions

Multiplying by a Whole Number

Multiplying by a Fraction

Problem Solving: Identifying Missing Information

2.1 Numbers, number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

 

Dividing Fractions

Dividing Whole Numbers by Fractions

Dividing Fractions by Fractions

Solving Fraction Equations: Multiplication and Division

 

2.1 Numbers, number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.4 Mathematical reasoning and Connections

The Geometry of Polygons

Lines and Angles

Classifying Lines

Classifying Angles

Measuring Angles

 

2.4 Mathematical Reasoning and Connections

2.9 Geometry

 

Polygons

Exploring Angles in a Triangle

Exploring Sides of a Triangle

Polygons

Quadrilaterals

Problem Solving: Logical Reasoning

2.9 Geometry

 

Transformations

Flips and Line Symmetry

Turns and Rotational Symmetry

Slides and Tessellations

2.9 Geometry

Integers and the Coordinate Plane

Integers

Understanding Integers

Adding Integers

Subtracting Integers

Problem Solving: Planning a Dive

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

 

Graphing on the Coordinate Plane

The Coordinate Plane

Graphing Slides and Flips

Graphing Equations

 

2.6 Statistics and Data Analysis

2.8 Algebra

Ratio, Proportion and Percent

Ratios and Rates

What Is a Ratio?

Equal Ratios

What Is a Rate?

2.11 Concepts of Calculus

 

Proportion

What Is a Proportion?

Solving Proportions Using Cross Products

Solving Proportions Using Unit Rates

Similar Figures

Analyze Word Problems: Checking for a Reasonable Answer

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems and Number Relationships

2.2 Computation and Estimation

2.3 Measurement and Estimation

2.11 Concepts of Calculus

 

Percents

What Is a Percent?

Estimating Percents

Connecting Percents to Fractions and Decimals

Problem Solving: Looking for a Pattern

2.1 Numbers, Number Systems, and Number Relationships

2.5 Mathematical Problem Solving and Communication

Solids and Measurement

Solids and Surface Area

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Volume

Classifying Solids

Exploring Surface Area

Surface Area Formulas

Surface Area of a Cylinder

Three Dimensional Figures

Exploring Volume

Calculating Volume

Problem Solving: Building an Aquarium

2.9 Geometry

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.9 Geometry

2.11 Concepts of Calculus

 

 

Probability

Introduction to Probability

 

 

Probability

Making Predictions

Problem Solving: Checking for a Reasonable Answer

Geometric Models of Probability

2.7 Probability and Predictions

2.9 Geometry

 

Fairness

Tree Diagrams

Compound Elements

Fairness and Unfairness

2.5 Mathematical Problem Solving

2.6 Statistics and Data Analysis

2.7 Probability and Predictions

Sixth grade has an additional text for the advanced students. The chapters are the same as indicated above. The difference comes in the depth of the presentation of the material.