Skills available for Virginia sixth-grade math standards
Standards are in bold, followed by a list of the IXL math skills that are aligned to that standards. Students can practice these skills online at www.ixl.com.
Standards: Virginia Standards of Learning
6.NA Number and Number Sense
6.1 The student will describe and compare data, using ratios, and will use appropriate notations, such as a/b, a to b, and a:b.
Write a ratio to describe objects in a picture (6-R.1)
Identify equivalent ratios (6-R.3)
Ratio tables (6-R.5)
Do the ratios form a proportion? (6-R.10)
6.2 The student will
6.2.a investigate and describe fractions, decimals, and percents as ratios;
6.2.b identify a given fraction, decimal, or percent from a representation;
What percentage is illustrated? (5-R.1)
What decimal number is illustrated? (6-F.1)
Decimal number lines (6-F.9)
Fractions and mixed numbers review (6-I.1)
Understanding fractions: word problems (6-I.4)
6.2.c demonstrate equivalent relationships among fractions, decimals, and percents; and
Convert decimals to mixed numbers (6-F.4)
Equivalent fractions review (6-I.2)
Write fractions in lowest terms (6-I.3)
Convert between improper fractions and mixed numbers (6-I.8)
Convert between decimals and fractions or mixed numbers (6-I.9)
Convert between percents, fractions, and decimals (6-S.1)
6.2.d compare and order fractions, decimals, and percents.
Put decimal numbers in order (6-F.5)
Inequalities with decimals (6-F.6)
Compare fractions with like and unlike denominators (6-I.6)
Compare fractions: word problems (6-I.7)
Put a mix of decimals, fractions, and mixed numbers in order (6-I.10)
Compare percents to each other and to fractions (6-S.2)
Compare percents and fractions: word problems (6-S.3)
6.3 The student will
6.3.a identify and represent integers;
Understanding integers (6-M.1)
Graph integers on horizontal and vertical number lines (6-M.4)
6.3.b order and compare integers; and
Integers on number lines (6-M.3)
Compare and order integers (6-M.5)
6.3.c identify and describe absolute value of integers.
Absolute value and opposite integers (6-M.2)
6.4 The student will demonstrate multiple representations of multiplication and division of fractions.
Multiply two fractions using models (6-K.5)
Multiply two fractions (6-K.6)
Divide whole numbers by unit fractions using models (6-L.1)
Reciprocals (6-L.2)
Divide whole numbers and unit fractions (6-L.3)
Divide fractions (6-L.5)
6.5 The student will investigate and describe concepts of positive exponents and perfect squares.
Write multiplication expressions using exponents (6-D.1)
Evaluate exponents (6-D.2)
Find the missing exponent or base (6-D.3)
Square roots of perfect squares (6-D.10)
6.CE Computation and Estimation
6.6 The student will
6.6.a multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers; and
Fractions of whole numbers I (6-K.1)
Fractions of whole numbers II (6-K.2)
Multiply three or more fractions and whole numbers (6-K.8)
Multiply mixed numbers and whole numbers (6-K.10)
Multiply mixed numbers (6-K.11)
Divide fractions and mixed numbers (6-L.7)
Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two fractions (6-O.7)
6.6.b estimate solutions and then solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems (6-J.2)
Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems (6-J.4)
Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems (6-J.7)
Estimate sums and differences of mixed numbers (6-J.8)
Maps with fractional distances (6-J.9)
Fractions of a number: word problems (6-K.3)
Estimate products of fractions and whole numbers (6-K.4)
Multiply fractions: word problems (6-K.7)
Estimate products of fractions, whole numbers, and mixed numbers (6-K.9)
Multiply mixed numbers: word problems (6-K.12)
Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes (6-L.4)
Estimate quotients when dividing mixed numbers (6-L.6)
Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems (6-L.8)
Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two fractions: word problems (6-O.8)
6.7 The student will solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
Add and subtract decimals: word problems (6-G.2)
Maps with decimal distances (6-G.4)
Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems (6-H.5)
Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two decimals: word problems (6-O.5)
Find the number of each type of coin (6-U.1)
Add and subtract money amounts (6-U.2)
Add and subtract money amounts: word problems (6-U.3)
Multiply money by whole numbers and decimals (6-U.4)
Multiply money: word problems (6-U.5)
Divide money amounts (6-U.6)
Divide money amounts: word problems (6-U.7)
Unit prices: which is the better buy? (6-V.2)
6.8 The student will evaluate whole number numerical expressions, using the order of operations.