Grade 6 Overview

Summary of Year

Sixth grade mathematics is about (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; and (4) developing understanding of statistical thinking.

Key Areas of Focus for Grade 6: Ratios and proportionalreasoning; earlyexpressions and equations

Required Fluency: 6.NS.2 Multidigit division
6.NS.3 Multidigit decimal operations
Module 6: Statistics