• # What Will My Child Need to Learn?

First Semester Essentials: I Can…1. understand and use positive and negative numbers. (1.01) 2. convert fractions, decimals, and percents (1.02)3. compare and order rational numbers (1.03)4. add, subtract, multiply, and divide positive numbers (1.04)5. use factors, multiples, exponents, and prime factors to solve problems. (1.05)6. use scientific notation (1.06)7. figure out how to solve word problems in different ways. (1.07)8. estimate and find exact measurements. (2.01)9. simplify algebraic expressions. (5.01) 10. use and evaluate algebraic expressions. (5.02)11. solve equations and inequalities. (5.03) 12. solve problems using ratios, rates, unit rates, and proportions. (5.04) Second Semester Essentials:I Can…1. solve problems involving perimeter/circumference and area of plane figures. (2.02)2. identify and describe the intersection of figures in a plane. (3.01)3. Identify and describe the relationship between the radius, chord, diameter, and center of a circle. (3.02)4. transform and describe the transformation of figures in a coordinate plane. (3.03)5. graph coordinates to solve problems. (3.04)6. find the sample space of an event. (4.01)7. use sample space to determine the probability of an event. (4.02)8. find the probability of simple and compound events. (4.03)9. find and compare experimental and theoretical probabilities of simple and compound events. (4.04)10. find and compare experimental and theoretical probabilities for independent and dependent events. (4.05)11. design and conduct experiments and surveys; report and analyze results. (4.06)

• # Mission of the Teams

Blue Dawgs Mission Statement The Blue Dawgz will successfully learn 6th Grade math so that we are ready for 7th Grade. To achieve our goal, we will work as a team to stay focused, persevere, follow directions, and work hard. We will need the help of our teachers, our families, and our friends. The Red Bulls The Red Bulls will learn 6th grade math this year in order to be prepared for 7th grade. We will work together to stay focused and believe that we can do anything. To reach our goal we need our classmates, our teachers, and our parents. The OJ’s The OJ’s are here to learn 6th grade math so we can be what we want to be when we grow up. We will help each other be successful. We need our teachers, our classmates, and our families to help us do our best.

• # Classroom Norms

Our Classroom Norms1. Follow all expectations2. Be polite and respectful of people and property.3. Be quiet during instructional time.4. Stay on task.5. M.Y.O.B. (Mind Your Own Business.)