Week 7: September 25th – 29th

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TeacherFelicia Taylor
Subject AreaIntensive Math
Grade Level6
Week #7
Unit of InstructionNumbers and Number Operations
Standard(s) Taught

MAFS.6.NS.1.1 Interpret and compute quotients of fractions, and solve word problems involving division of fractions by fractions, e.g., by using visual fraction models and equations to represent the problem.

MAFS.6.NS.2.2 Fluently divide multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm.

MAFS.6.NS.2.4 Find the greatest common factor of two whole numbers less than or equal to 100 and the least common multiple of two whole numbers less than or equal to 12. Use the distributive property to express a sum of two whole numbers 1-100 with a common factor as a multiple of a sum of two whole numbers with no common factor.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

• Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions

• Compute fluently with multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples

• Apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers

Classroom Activities

Monday

Test redo for students who failed previous test.  This test covers greatest common factor (GCF), least common multiple (LCM) and long division.  It has 16 questions and was done on Socrative.

The four students who passed the test the first time were assigned MathSpace to do:

  1. Fractions -> Multiplying Fractions
  2. Fractions -> Dividing Fractions

The MathSpace is an Adaptive assignment and will not be taken for a grade.

Wednesday (Early Release / Short Class Period)

Did IXL.

  1. K.11 – Multiply mixed numbers
  2. L.4 – Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes

Thursday

While the 4 students still needing to retake the Long Division took the test, the remaining students moved on to decimal numbers.  We learned about adding and subtracting decimals.

Students did IXL for practice.

  1. G.1 – Add and Subtract decimal numbers

After students finished practicing adding and subtracting decimal numbers, we moved on to multiplying decimals.

Students did IXL for practice.

  1. H.2 – Multiply decimals
Assignments Due

GCF, LCM and Long Division Test (Summative) – due Monday, September 25th

Additional Resources

If students need further help with LCM, GCF or Long Division, please have them practice IXL.

  1. C.5 Divide whole numbers – 2-digit divisors
  2. C.6 Divide whole numbers – 3-digit divisors
  3. E.7 Greatest common factor
  4. E.8 Least common multiple
  5. E.9 GCF and LCM: word problems

If students need further help with adding, subtracting or multiplying decimal numbers, please have them practice IXL:

  1. G.1 Add and subtract decimal numbers
  2. G.2 Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  3. H.2 Multiply decimals