Syllabus 2018 - 2019

For the 2018 - 2019 school year, I will be closely following the Common Core Standards for math and the Next Generation Science Standards. You will find the following standards listed here:

Math

Ratios and Proportional Relationships

(Retrieved from http://www.corestandards.org/Math/Content/6/introduction/)

Science

(Listed by Topics we will be exploring)

1). Structure and Function (Life Science)

2). Earth's Systems (Earth Science)

3). Weather and Climate (Earth Science)

4). Energy (Physical Science)

5). Human Impact

6). Engineering Design

Math

Ratios and Proportional Relationships

- Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

- Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions.
- Multiply and divide multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples.
- Apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers.

- Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.
- Reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities.
- Represent and analyze quantitative relationships between dependent and independent variables.

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

- Develop understanding of statistical variability.
- Summarize and describe distributions.

- Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
- Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
- Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
- Model with mathematics.
- Use appropriate tools strategically.
- Attend to precision.
- Look for and make use of structure.
- Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.

(Retrieved from http://www.corestandards.org/Math/Content/6/introduction/)

Science

(Listed by Topics we will be exploring)

1). Structure and Function (Life Science)

2). Earth's Systems (Earth Science)

3). Weather and Climate (Earth Science)

4). Energy (Physical Science)

5). Human Impact

6). Engineering Design