Skills available for
Virginia sixth-grade math standards
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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 (Sixth grade - R.1)
Ratio tables (Sixth grade - R.2)
Equivalent ratios (Sixth grade - R.4)
Proportions (Sixth grade - R.7)
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? (Fifth grade - Q.8)
What decimal number is illustrated? (Sixth grade - F.1)
Decimal number lines (Sixth grade - F.9)
Fractions and mixed numbers review (Sixth grade - I.1)
Understanding fractions: word problems (Sixth grade - I.4)
6.2.c demonstrate equivalent relationships among fractions, decimals, and percents; and
Convert decimals to mixed numbers (Sixth grade - F.4)
Equivalent fractions review (Sixth grade - I.2)
Simplify fractions (Sixth grade - I.3)
Convert between improper fractions and mixed numbers (Sixth grade - I.8)
Convert between decimals and fractions or mixed numbers (Sixth grade - I.9)
Convert between percents, fractions, and decimals (Sixth grade - R.11)
6.2.d compare and order fractions, decimals, and percents.
Put decimal numbers in order (Sixth grade - F.5)
Inequalities with decimals (Sixth grade - F.6)
Compare fractions with like and unlike denominators (Sixth grade - I.6)
Compare fractions: word problems (Sixth grade - I.7)
Put a mix of decimals, fractions, and mixed numbers in order (Sixth grade - I.10)
Compare percents to each other and to fractions (Sixth grade - R.12)
Compare percents and fractions: word problems (Sixth grade - R.13)
6.3 The student will
6.3.a identify and represent integers;
Understanding integers (Sixth grade - M.1)
Graph integers on horizontal and vertical number lines (Sixth grade - M.4)
6.3.b order and compare integers; and
Integers on number lines (Sixth grade - M.3)
Compare and order integers (Sixth grade - M.5)
6.3.c identify and describe absolute value of integers.
Absolute value and opposite integers (Sixth grade - M.2)
6.4 The student will demonstrate multiple representations of multiplication and division of fractions.
Multiply two fractions using models (Sixth grade - K.5)
Multiply two fractions (Sixth grade - K.6)
Divide whole numbers by unit fractions using models (Sixth grade - L.1)
Reciprocals (Sixth grade - L.2)
Divide whole numbers and unit fractions (Sixth grade - L.3)
Divide fractions (Sixth grade - L.5)
6.5 The student will investigate and describe concepts of positive exponents and perfect squares.
Write multiplication expressions using exponents (Sixth grade - D.1)
Evaluate exponents (Sixth grade - D.2)
Exponents: solve for the variable (Sixth grade - D.3)
Square roots of perfect squares (Sixth grade - 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 (Sixth grade - K.1)
Fractions of whole numbers II (Sixth grade - K.2)
Multiply three or more fractions and whole numbers (Sixth grade - K.8)
Multiply mixed numbers and whole numbers (Sixth grade - K.10)
Multiply mixed numbers (Sixth grade - K.11)
Divide fractions and mixed numbers (Sixth grade - L.7)
Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two fractions (Sixth grade - 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 (Sixth grade - J.2)
Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators: word problems (Sixth grade - J.4)
Add and subtract mixed numbers: word problems (Sixth grade - J.7)
Estimate sums and differences of mixed numbers (Sixth grade - J.8)
Maps with fractional distances (Sixth grade - J.9)
Fractions of a number: word problems (Sixth grade - K.3)
Estimate products of fractions and whole numbers (Sixth grade - K.4)
Multiply fractions: word problems (Sixth grade - K.7)
Estimate products of fractions, whole numbers, and mixed numbers (Sixth grade - K.9)
Multiply mixed numbers: word problems (Sixth grade - K.12)
Divide fractions by whole numbers in recipes (Sixth grade - L.4)
Estimate quotients when dividing mixed numbers (Sixth grade - L.6)
Divide fractions and mixed numbers: word problems (Sixth grade - L.8)
Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two fractions: word problems (Sixth grade - 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 (Sixth grade - G.2)
Maps with decimal distances (Sixth grade - G.4)
Divide decimals by whole numbers: word problems (Sixth grade - H.5)
Add, subtract, multiply, or divide two decimals: word problems (Sixth grade - O.5)
Find the number of each type of coin (Sixth grade - T.1)
Add and subtract money amounts (Sixth grade - T.2)
Add and subtract money amounts: word problems (Sixth grade - T.3)
Multiply money by whole numbers and decimals (Sixth grade - T.4)
Multiply money: word problems (Sixth grade - T.5)
Divide money amounts (Sixth grade - T.6)
Divide money amounts: word problems (Sixth grade - T.7)
Unit prices: which is the better buy? (Sixth grade - U.2)
6.8 The student will evaluate whole number numerical expressions, using the order of operations.
Perform multiple operations with whole numbers (Fifth grade - O.4)
6.MEA Measurement
6.9 The student will make ballpark comparisons between measurements in the U.S. Customary System of measurement and measurements in the metric system.