6th Grade - Codeworlds

CW6 Homework Policy:
1. All homework is to be done IN PENCIL
2. Any evaluation with a grade of 6 or below MUST be corrected (see below for rules)
3. Any written assignment is preferred to be typed, but may be NEATLY handwritten
4. LATE Homework will be accepted until the day of that week's evaluation.

CW6 HW Grading Breakdown:
+ = master ; ✔+ = senior ; ✔ = apprentice ; ✔- = novice ; - = pre-novice ; 0 = missing

NYS 6th grade Math Exam Info

posted May 4, 2011, 3:51 PM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated May 4, 2011, 4:06 PM ]

The NYS 6th grade Math Exam is almost here!

Here's some important info and study materials & tips for the test:

The 2011 NYS 6th grade Math Exam is scheduled for Wednesday May 11th (book one) and Thursday May 12th (book two).

The test is divided into two sections: Book One (multiple choice, 25 questions) and Book Two (short answer, 10 questions).

You may NOT use a calculator or any extra materials during the exam!



Helpful websites:

Tests from 2006-2010: http://www.nysedregents.org/Grade6/Mathematics/home.html
This site is EXTREMELY helpful! Download each exam (books one AND two), take them in a quiet place, time yourself and then check your answers against the scoring key.

All 6th grade NYS Math Standards: http://www.studyzone.org/mtestprep/math6.cfm
This site lists every single NYS math standard that you may be tested on next week. Each standard has a link to lessons, practice and some interactive practice.

BrainPop: http://www.brainpop.com/math/
Check out any BrainPop video and the accompanying quiz for help from Tim & Moby. Username: q2lstudent, Password: q2lstudent

Jog your brain each day with a KenKen puzzle at: http://www.kenken.com/


REMEMBER TO:

study, NOT cram
ask ANY question you may have before the exam
get a good night's rest before the exam
eat a healthy and balanced breakfast before the exam
relax before the exam
believe in yourself
... breathe! :)


PLEASE EMAIL ME IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS! The sooner you email me, the sooner you will hear from me! aiannucci@q2l.org

CW6: Week of 3/28/11

posted Mar 29, 2011, 2:00 PM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Mar 29, 2011, 2:09 PM ]

This week: fraction operation review, parallelogram area, circles

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Monday: Triangle Area #1 HW due

Tuesday: Triangle Area #2 - only label base & height

Thursday: Fraction Review HW due, cylinder due in class

Friday: Fraction Re-evaluation (study your handbook!!!)
 602

Monday: Triangle Area #1 HW due

Tuesday: Triangle Area #2 - only label base & height

Thursday: Fraction Review HW due, cylinder due in class

Friday: Fraction Re-evaluation (study your handbook!!!)

 603

Monday: Triangle Area #1 HW due

Tuesday: Triangle Area #2 - only label base & height

Wednesday: Fraction Review HW due, cylinder due in class

Friday: Fraction Re-evaluation (study your handbook!!!)

CW6: Week of 3/21/11

posted Mar 22, 2011, 5:20 AM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Mar 24, 2011, 3:06 PM ]

This week: dividing fractions, triangle perimeter and area

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Thursday: Dividing Fractions HW Packet due

Friday: Evaluation #8

Monday: Triangle Area HW due

 602

Thursday: Dividing Fractions HW Packet due

Friday: Triangle Area HW due,
Evaluation #8

 603

Thursday: Dividing Fractions HW Packet due

Friday: Triangle Area HW due,
Evaluation #8

CW6 Week of 3/14/11

posted Mar 17, 2011, 7:25 AM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Mar 17, 2011, 2:20 PM ]

This week: multiplying fractions and mixed numbers, converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions, dividing fractions

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Monday: B&P HW #3.2 due

Tuesday: Circle Worksheet due

Thursday: Acuity Packet HW due

Friday: Multiplying Mixed Numbers HW due


 602

Monday: B&P HW #3.2 due

Tuesday: Circle Worksheet due

Thursday: Acuity Packet HW due

Friday: Multiplying Mixed Numbers HW due


 603

Monday: B&P HW #3.2 due

Wednesday: Circle Worksheet due

Thursday: Acuity Packet HW due

Friday: Multiplying Mixed Numbers HW due




What to study for Evaluation #7:

multiplying fractions & mixed numbers

converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions


review of: adding & subtracting fractions & mixed numbers

helpful websites:

Number Balls - Fractions 2 (http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/Numberballs_fractions_II/numberballsFractionsII.htm)

Brainpop: Mixed Numbers (http://www.brainpop.com/math/numbersandoperations/mixednumbers/) - username: q2lstudent / password: q2lstudent

Brainpop: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions (http://www.brainpop.com/math/numbersandoperations/multiplyinganddividingfractions/) - username: q2lstudent / password: q2lstudent

http://www.themathpage.com/arith/add-fractions-subtract-fractions-1.htm

http://www.coolmath4kids.com/fractions/fractions-13-adding-subtracting-whole-mixed-numbers-01.html

http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/fractions-mixed-addition.html

CW6 Week of 3/8/11

posted Mar 7, 2011, 10:00 AM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Mar 7, 2011, 10:08 AM ]

This week: adding & subtracting fractions & mixed numbers, multiplying fractions

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Thursday: B&P HW #2.1-2 due

Friday: Evaluation #6


 602

Thursday: B&P HW #2.1-2 due

Friday: Evaluation #6


 603

Thursday: B&P HW #2.1-2 due

Friday: Evaluation #6




CW6 Week of: 2/28/11

posted Mar 2, 2011, 8:16 AM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Mar 2, 2011, 8:39 AM ]

This week: fraction, decimal & percent benchmark review, estimating FDP sums, adding & subtracting fractions

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Monday: Bumper Car Design Challenge Project due

Wednesday: Study benchmark fractions due

Thursday: Getting Close HW #1-15 due

Friday: Getting Close HW #16-25 due;
Evaluation #5


 602

Monday: Bumper Car Design Challenge Project due

Tuesday: Getting Close HW #1-15 due

Thursday: Getting Close HW #16-25 due

Friday: Finish & check Land Sections sheet due;
Evaluation #5


 603

Monday: Bumper Car Design Challenge Project due

Tuesday: Getting Close HW #1-15 due

Wednesday: Getting Close HW #16-25 due

Friday: Finish & check Land Sections sheet due;
Evaluation #5


What to study for Evaluation #5:

FDP benchmarks (use your foldables & notes!)

Estimating Fraction sums (closer to 0, 1, 2, 3... etc)




Codeworlds6: February Break Project

posted Feb 18, 2011, 12:53 PM by Alicia Iannucci

Six Flags has sent us our first design project: a bumper car design presentation.

Attached is the directions sheet with a checklist for you to complete. Also, if you need graph paper, download & print the attachment.

DUE: Monday 2/28!

Questions? Email Alicia at aiannucci@q2l.org


CW6: Week of 2/7/11

posted Feb 9, 2011, 9:33 AM by Alicia Iannucci

This week: fraction, decimal & percent review, geometry: polygons & symmetry

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Tuesday: Test Review Packet due & study for your test on Thursday

Thursday: Re-Test!



 602

Monday: Test Review Packet due

Tuesday: pg 46 #22-24 due & study for your Test on Thursday

Thursday: Re-Test!

Friday: pg 63 #1-10 due
 603

Monday: Test Review Packet due

Wednesday: Study for your Test on Thursday!

Thursday: Re-Test! & pg 46 #22-24 due

Friday: pg 63 #1-10 due

What to study for the RE-TEST this Thursday

Test Review Packet (all problems!)

FDP foldables (benchmarks & converting between FDP)

Notes & practice problems from class

CW6: Week of 1/31/11

posted Feb 3, 2011, 5:15 AM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Feb 5, 2011, 11:37 AM ]

This week: fraction, decimal & percent review, geometry: polygons & symmetry

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Monday 2/7: Test Review Packet

Thursday 2/10: Test #2 Corrections - on a separate piece of paper, correct each question you didn't receive full credit on; make sure to label each problem number, show all work & box your final answers. All corrected questions will receive 1/2 credit back.

 602

Friday: Test #2 Corrections - on a separate piece of paper, correct each question you didn't receive full credit on; make sure to label each problem number, show all work & box your final answers. All corrected questions will receive 1/2 credit back.

Monday 2/7: Test Review Packet

 603

Friday: Test #2 Corrections - on a separate piece of paper, correct each question you didn't receive full credit on; make sure to label each problem number, show all work & box your final answers. All corrected questions will receive 1/2 credit back.

Monday 2/7: Test Review Packet

NO EVALUATION THIS WEEK, BUT...

There will be a RE-TEST for TEST #2 NEXT WEEK!

Use the attached doc (Unit Test2 pdf) to study from (the test will look VERY similar!)


CW6: Week of 1/17/11

posted Jan 18, 2011, 12:50 PM by Alicia Iannucci   [ updated Jan 20, 2011, 12:38 PM ]

This week: fraction, decimal & percent benchmarks, converting to & from percents

Homework that is due this week:



 601

Thursday: HW #3.4-5 due

Friday: ACE problems #3-15 due (from packet handed out in class, kept in HW section of binder);
Evaluation #2.3

Friday 1/28: Mangahigh Ice Ice Maybe challenge due


 602

Tuesday: HW #3.4-5 due

Thursday: ACE problems #1ab, 2, 26-31 due (from packet handed out in class, kept in HW section of binder)

Friday: ACE problems #3-15 due; Evaluation #2.3

Friday 1/28: Mangahigh Ice Ice Maybe challenge due

 603

Wednesday: HW #3.4-5 due

Thursday: ACE problems #1ab, 2, 26-31 due (from packet handed out in class, kept in HW section of binder)

Friday: ACE problems #3-15 due; Evaluation #2.3

Friday 1/28: Mangahigh Ice Ice Maybe challenge due

Topics for Evaluation #2.3 on 1/21:

ordering decimals

converting from fractions to decimals

converting from decimals to fractions

converting to and from percents (including fractions and decimals)


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