Mississippi College & Career Readiness Standards for Mathematics (CCRS-M)

Grade 6

Ratios and Proportional Relationships (RP)

Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems

Standard

Terms/Concepts

Stories

6.RP.1

Ratio

Drake's Playoff Adventure

Beauty

6.RP.2

Ratio, rate & unit rate

 

 

6.RP.3

Tables/diagrams; equivalent ratios; unit price, percents

Jerry Went Shopping

Growing the Dough

 

The Number System (NS)

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

Standard

Terms/Concepts

Stories

6.NS.1

Model division of fractions by fractions

Scarfin' up the Skittles

Fraction Arcade

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

6.NS.2

Fluently divide multi-digit numbers

Danny's Dilemma

 

6.NS.3

Add, subtract, multiply & divide multi-digit decimals

Renin's Rolls Royce

Let's Go to Kroger

6.NS.4

GCF (#s <= 100) & LCM (#s <= 12); Distributive property

 

 

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

6.NS.5

Positive/negative numbers & 0

 

 

6.NS.6

Plot rational #s on coordinate plane; opposites; reflections

 

 

6.NS.7

Ordering & comparing (<,>,=) rational #s; absolute value

 

 

6.NS.8

Distances between points on coordinate grid

 

 

6.NS.9

Add/subtract #s on coordinate grid; opposite; additive inverse

 

 

 

Expressions and Equations (EE)

Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions

Standard

Terms/Concepts

Stories

6.EE.1

Expressions with whole # exponents

 

 

6.EE.2

Expressions with variables; identify math terms (term, factor, coefficient, etc.)

 

 

6.EE.3

Properties of operations; equivalent expressions; distributive property

Mega Man

 

6.EE.4

Equivalent expressions

 

 

6.EE.5

Equations & inequalities; substitution

 

 

6.EE.6

Write expressions: real world situations

Everybody Works - Chris

 

6.EE.7

x + p = q & px = q problem forms

 

 

6.EE.8

Inequalities (x > c or x < c)

 

 

Represent and analyze quantitative relationships between dependent and independent variables

6.EE.9

Equations with dependent/independent variables; analyze with graphs & tables

 

 

 

Geometry (G)

Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface area, and volume

Standard

Terms/Concepts

Stories

6.G.1

Find area of polygons by compositions/decomposition of shapes

Johnny's New Dream Home

 

6.G.2

Volume of right rectangular prisms with fractional edge lengths    (V = lwh & V = Bh)

Grand Ethiopian Dam Project

 

6.G.3

Draw polygons in the coordinate plane; Use vertices to find side lenghts

 

 

6.G.4

Find surface area of 3-D figures using nets of rectangles & triangles

 

 

 

Statistics and Probability (SP)

Develop understanding of statistical variability

Standard

Terms/Concepts

Stories

6.SP.1

Coordinate system; x & y axes; origin; ordered pairs (x,y); coordinates

 

 

6.SP.2

Real-world points graphed in 1st Quadrant

 

 

6.SP.3

Measures of center & variation

What's Average About Basketball?

 

6.SP.4

Dot plots, histograms & box plots

 

 

6.SP.5

Summarizing/describing data sets; e.g. variability (interquartile range)