• 6th Grade Everyday Math Learning Targets


    Unit 1: Data Displays and Number Systems

    1. Analyze and compare data landmarks

    2. Order rational numbers on a number line and find rational numbers between numbers

    3. Plot ordered pairs of rational numbers

    4. Construct and interpret a graph

    5. Recognize, explain, and/or write a statistical question 


    Unit 2: Fraction Operations and Ratios

    6. Find the greatest common factor (GCF) and least common multiple (LCM)

    7. Multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers

    8. Solve problems involving ratios/rates


    Unit 3: Decimal Operations and Percents

    9. Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimal numbers

    10. Find the percent of a number

    11. Find mean, median, mode, and interquartile range

    12. Make, use, and explain box plots


    Unit 4: Algebraic Equations and Expressions

    13. Write an algebraic expression to represent a situation or to generalize a pattern

    14. Use order of operations

    15. Write, solve and/or graph inequalities

    16. Recognize and use the Distributive Property

    17. Solve absolute value problems


    Unit 5: Area and Volume Explorations

    18. Plot a polygon on a coordinate grid and find the lengths of its sides

    19. Find the area of triangles, parallelograms, and other polygons

    20. Identify and draw nets for given shapes, and match shapes with nets

    21. Calculate surface area of shapes and solve surface area problems

    22. Find volumes of rectangular prisms


    Unit 6: Expressions and Solving Equations

    23. Read and use set notation

    24. Identify and simplify equivalent expressions and equations

    25. Use trial and error with substitution to solve equations

    26. Solve algebraic equations

    27. Model situations using expressions and equations


    Unit 7: Variables and Algebraic Relationships

    28. Write inequalities to represent situations and graph solution sets

    29. Use spreadsheets and write formulas to solve problems

    30. Compare quantities using unit rates

    31. Construct a graph from a table, rule, or formula

    32. Use a graph to write an equation to solve problems

    33. Match and explain situations to graphs


    Unit 8: Applications: Ratios, Expressions, and Equations

    34. Solve problems using proportional reasoning

    35. Write and solve equations with one variable

    36. Enlarge images on a grid to solve problems

    37. Generalize patterns with expressions and use the expressions to solve problems