Course Catalog

M/J Grade 6 Mathematics Advanced (#1205020)

Grades:
6
Course Length:
Year (Y)
Promotion Requirement:

This course provides 1 of the 3 math credits needed for middle school promotion. 

Assessment:

Florida Standards Assessment

Placement Consideration:
Prerequisites:

5th grade Mathematics

Next Course in Progression:
7th grade Accelerated Mathematics
Other Information:
Approved Resources:

Illustrative Mathematics - Kendall Hunt

Course Description:

In this Grade 6 Advanced Mathematics course, instructional time should focus on six critical areas: (1) connecting ratio and rate to whole number multiplication and division and using concepts of ratio and rate to solve problems; (2) completing understanding of division of fractions and extending the notion of number to the system of rational numbers, which includes negative numbers; (3) writing, interpreting, and using expressions and equations; (4) developing understanding of statistical thinking; (5) developing understanding of and applying proportional relationships; and (6) developing understanding of operations with rational numbers and working with expressions and linear equations.