6th Grade - Ratios, Rates, Proportions and Percents

TEST TOMORROW (April 3)

Go online to practice at these places (IXL website gives you free practice, but then it runs out -- you can join if you want, but it is not required):

REVIEW WORKSHEET -- Here is a worksheet you can print out and work on your own. Answers are included at end.

Ratio practice:

http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U2L1GL.html

http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-6/write-a-ratio-to-describe-objects-in-a-picture

Proportion practice:

http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U2L2GL.html
http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-6/proportions
http://www.math.com/school/subject1/S1U2Quiz.html

Unit rate practice:

http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U2L3GL.html
http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-6/unit-rates-and-equivalent-rates

Unit Prices (which is the better buy?)

http://www.aaastudy.com/mny84x13.htm (it is at the bottom of page)
http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-5/unit-prices
http://www.studyzone.org/mtestprep/math8/a/compare_unit_prices7p.cfm
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Monday, March 26 --Addition and Subtraction of Fractions practice (worksheet for homework)

Tuesday, March 27 -- Identifying and Writing Proportions

Homework: Worksheet Glencoe 7-4 (top section)

Wednesday, March 28 -- Solving Proportions

Homework: Worksheet 7-4 (bottom section - solving for unknown variable This file shows how to solve proportions:

Thursday, March 29 -- Scale Drawings (Texas Map Activity)

Homework: Worksheet 5-5

Friday, March 30 -- Finish Map Activity


NOTE: We will review rates, ratios, proportions on Monday and test on Tuesday and Wednesday (April 3 & 4)









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Monday, March 19 -- Ratios and the Golden Ratio

Homework: Look up golden ratio and the Fibonacci sequence on the internet and write a paragraph that tells what they are.

Tuesday, March 20 -- More Ratios

Homework: Worksheet 5-1 Ratios

Wednesday, March 21 -- Rates and Unit Rates

Homework: Worksheet 5-2 Rates

Thursday, March 22 -- More Rates

Homework: practice computation test due Friday

Friday, March 23 -- 6th Grade Field Trip to Fort Worth Science Museum