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1st Six Weeks Learning Targets

(August 15 - September 21)

MATH

Unit 1: Place Value and Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers

  • Compare whole numbers using comparison symbols
  • Order whole numbers from least to greatest and greatest to least
  • Identify the value of a digit in a given number in numerals
  • Represent the value of a digit in a given number in expanded form
  • Represent the value of a digit in a given number in expanded notation
  • Adding whole numbers using the algorithm
  • Subtraction whole numbers using the algorithm
  • Round whole numbers to a given place value
  • Interpret the value of the place to the left or right of a digit
  • Round using compatible numbers to estimate addition and subtraction of whole numbers


Unit 2: Place Value and Addition and Subtraction of Decimals

  • Represent decimals using base ten blocks and money
  • Identify a given decimal on a number line
  • Compare decimals using the greater than less than symbols
  • Order decimals from least to greatest and greatest to least
  • Identify a decimal when given the fraction and a fraction when given the decimal
  • Represent the value of a decimal using expanded notation and numerals
  • Add and Subtract decimals to the hundredths place using the algorithm

SCIENCE

Unit 1: I Am a Scientist

  • I will demonstrate safe use of science equipment.


Unit 2: Classifying Matter and Mixtures

  • Measure size, mass, volume, states, temperature, magnetism, and ability to sink or float of various objects.
  • Predict how liquid water would change when heated or cooled.
  • Compare and contrast physical properties of different types of matter.
  • Compare and contrast a variety of mixtures and solutions.