# M/J Grade 6 Mathematics ADV

## by Florida Association of School Administrators

This course material is only available in the iTunes U app on iPhone or iPad.

#### Course Description

In this Grade 6 Advanced Mathematics course, instructional time should focus on six critical areas: (1) connecting ratio and rate to whole number multiplication and division and using concepts of ratio and rate to solve problems; (2) completing understanding of division of fractions and extending the notion of number to the system of rational numbers, which includes negative numbers; (3) writing, interpreting, and using expressions and equations; (4) developing understanding of statistical thinking; (5) developing understanding of and applying proportional relationships; and (6) developing understanding of operations with rational numbers and working with expressions and linear equations.

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1 | LF.3.A1.4 Identifying independent and dependent variables | -- | 8:02 | Free | View in iTunes |

2 | Write & graph inequalities | -- | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

3 | Solve Equations and Inequalities | Solve Equations and Inequalities | 9:45 | Free | View in iTunes |

4 | Equations and Inequalities | -- | 16:10 | Free | View in iTunes |

5 | 1.3 Equivalent Expressions | -- | 9:39 | Free | View in iTunes |

6 | Variable Expressions | -- | 12:26 | Free | View in iTunes |

7 | 1-1; Variables and Expression | -- | 10:09 | Free | View in iTunes |

8 | Zeus vs Monster: Fun Math Game | Get your math drills and discover why users say Zeus vs Monsters – Fun Math Games for Kids is “better than Mathway”. It's been proven that kids learn math through games a lot faster than from math worksheets. Zeus vs. Monsters provides fun with maths for kindergarten, elementary level and adults. How? Math problems go gradually from very easy to extremely hard. - Voted #1 App of The Week by users - Easy to play - Guarantees both education and fun - Designed by educators - Top edutainment game - Educational tool for parents and teachers - Addition, Subtraction, Division and Multiplication from 0-1000 - Greek Mythology Learning Zeus vs. Monsters allows students to practice and develop general arithmetic at their own level, while providing increasing levels of difficulty as children master arithmetic skills. USERS: ****************************************************************************** + “I'm a mother of two - grade 5 and grade 7. Greek mythology and math in one game? Amazing!” +“Educational games like this shouldn't be free, but thanks!” + “A 1st grade kid I babysit isn't so good at math. I play the game with her and her addition and subtraction are improving! Magic...” ****************************************************************************** FOR EDUCATORS The feature “For educators” was created to offer different game settings for kids, depending on their age and level of math skills. Younger kids can choose to play the game only with addition and subtraction and only with numbers ranging from 0-50 at the ”easy” or “normal” level, whereas eight and nine-graders can choose to use all math operations and numbers between 0 and 1000 at the “hard” level. This feature is called “For educators” because parents, tutors or teachers can keep track of correct and wrong answers for each math operation and number range. TWO APPS IN ONE - 50 LEVELS OF MATH PROBLEMS AND GREEK MYTHOLOGY With 50 levels and 10 bosses to defeat, this is a real math adventure. The game is playable by kids of all ages with lots of positive encouragement, educational facts and catchy music. Game characters include Greek gods, Zeus and Athena, and mythical creatures/monsters such as Titans, Giants, Minotaur, Cerberus, Medusa, Typhon, Chimera, Centaur, Satyr and Hades. REVIEWERS: “Math Games – Zeus vs. Monsters has multiple goals, one of them is helping the kids sharpen their ability to stay focused for longer periods of time, change their perception of math, and see it like a fun way to spend time, and not just a boring and hard thing to do, also, kids will come in contact with some of the most common Greek symbols and mythology characters and stories…” “Zeus vs Monsters, a new educational math game from Peaksel, allows educators free use in order to help students do better in class. This kids' video game is designed to help educators determine weaknesses in a child’s math skills.” | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

9 | Fractions - by Brainingcamp | "The most comprehensive fractions app I've seen. This app should be in every classroom!" -- BestAppsForKids.org "If you have a student or child that has difficulty with fractions then this is the app for you." -- SmartAppsForKids.com Everything you need for teaching and learning: (1) Narrated lesson (2) Practice questions (3) Virtual manipulative (4) Challenging game TOPICS COVERED 1. Fractions Introduction 2. Equivalent Fractions 3. Common Denominator 4. Comparing and Ordering Fractions 5. Adding and Subtracting Fractions 6. Multiplying Fractions 7. Dividing Fractions FEATURES ▪ Lesson with visual models and audio narration to make abstract concepts concrete ▪ Questions to practice what was learned ▪ Virtual manipulative for hands-on discovery learning ▪ Challenge game to interactively apply understanding ▪ Alignment with state and Common Core standards ▪ Suitable for ages 9-14 | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

10 | Thinking Blocks Fractions | Thinking Blocks Fractions teaches children how to model and solve word problems involving fractions and whole numbers. In this interactive tutorial, children are introduced to 6 problem solving models. The models help children organize information and visualize number relationships. While Thinking Blocks Fractions may be used with any elementary math program, it is ideal for children who are learning model drawing strategies found in math books from Singapore. Thinking Blocks Fractions is best suited for children, ages 10+. | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

11 | Fractions, Ratios and Percentages | Fun, colourful and interactive GCSE maths revision apps providing thousands of examples, clues and easy-to-remember revision notes. Passing your maths exam starts here! Why did we create these apps? Because we know how it feels to read through big, boring, heavy maths textbooks. And we didn't like it either! What's so good about them? Unlike textbooks and some other maths apps out there, most of the examples in our apps are randomly generated and can be shuffled an unlimited number of times. This means that you won't be able to memorise answers, and that you'll actually learn how to do the working out properly! It also means that you'll be continuously tested..... So what makes them not boring? All of our apps are colourful and interactive. You're not just reading pages upon pages of numbers. You're actually looking at questions, revealing clues to help you out, and then (hopefully) working out the correct answer! For more information and screenshots please visit www.pocketrevision.co.uk. Contents: Fractions * Introduction * Fractions fo a Pie * Comparing Fractions * Ordering Fractions * Simplifying Fractions * Adding and Subtracting Fractions * Multiplying Fractions * Dividing Fractions * Types of Fraction * Mixed Numbers * Fractions of a Quantity Ratios * Introduction * Simplifying Ratios * Ratios to Fractions * Amounts from Ratios * Proportions from Ratios Percentages * Introduction * Percentages as a Fraction * Comparisons * Percentage Increase * Percentage Decrease * Expressing as a Percentage | -- | $0.99 | View in iTunes |

12 | Ratio Rumble | The battle is on in this game where you build your own potions! Create ratios to win this mixture mix-off! Ratio Rumble supports mathematical learning about equivalent ratios, and is relevant to Common Core topics such as: •Identifying ratios when used in a variety contextual situations •Providing visual representations of ratios •Solving common problems or communicating by using rate •Explaining why ratios and rates naturally relate to fractions and decimals. This app was developed as part of the Math Snacks initiative. Additional games, animations, and teacher support materials are available at http://mathsnacks.org. Developed by mathematics educators, researchers and game developers at the Learning Games Lab at New Mexico State University. Games developed by the Learning Games Lab undergo a rigorous instructional design process, extensive user testing, and input from learners, teachers, and researchers. For more information about the NMSU Learning Games Lab, visit http://learninggameslab.org. Math Snack materials were developed with support from the National Science Foundation (0918794). Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Some materials were originally prototyped or discussed as part of a cooperative agreement from the U.S. Department of Education (U295A050004). | -- | $1.99 | View in iTunes |

13 | Ratios and Percents | Learn IT math lessons are designed to understand Middle School/High School Algebra as well as improve problem solving skills. The App makes math friendlier for students who struggle with math. Mathematical concepts are explained through animated examples and voice instruction. The examples are presented with step by step instructions. Checkpoints within each lesson allow students to measure their level of understanding. Learn IT: Lessons were developed by Learn IT in partnership with PITSCO education. PITSCO's math and science products can be used by students to explore math concepts presented in the lessons. Features: 100% offline Realize the importance of units in the measurement system. Learn about the different units used to measure Length, Volume, and Weight. Learn about the metric base units, and the different prefixes used. Define dimensional analysis, and use it to convert between units. This unit also ensures that you know temperature conversion between Fahrenheit to Celsius and vice versa. This unit of instruction includes the following 4 lessons: Standard Units -Recognize the standard base units. -Identify the property each standard base unit measures. -Choose the correct unit to measure an object. Metric Units -Identify the common units of the metric system. -Use the basic prefixes of the metric system. Dimensional Analysis -Evaluate the arrangement of variables in a problem. -Convert a single unit to a different unit within a system and between systems. -Convert derived units. Converting Fahrenheit and Celsius -From Celsius to Fahrenheit. -From Fahrenheit to Celsius. Other Apps from Learn IT: Integer Decimal Operation Intro to Decimals Angles Angle Relationships Calculators Functions Matrices Logic and Sequences Data Graphs II Graphing Calculators Accuracy Linear Equations and Graphing Triangles Units Operations with Fractions II Polynomials Special Equations Quadratics Factoring Exponential Equations Data Graphs I Sets Probability System of Equations Exponents Circles More Apps coming soon: Intro to Fractions Transformations Polygons Prisms and Pyramids Inequalities Real Number System Properties of Real Numbers Ratios and Percents Radicals Operations with Fractions I Equations Our Website: http://www.learnitapps.com/ | -- | $4.99 | View in iTunes |

14 | 4 Dice a Fractions Game | Multiplayer Fraction Game! Use two devices and play competitively or cooperatively with your classmates or parents. 4 Dice: Fraction Games hones the many concepts of fractions that include adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing through a series of game mode options. The game also enhances analytical thinking by providing the answer and requiring students to determine the appropriate equation. KEY FEATURES: - Multiplayer Math Game! - High order thinking game to challenge students in a fun way - A built-in whiteboard to give students a place to work through problems 4 Dice: Fraction Games is a math app for middle school and upper elementary students. Common Core Mathematical Standard 4.NF Extend understanding of fractional equivalence and ordering. 5.NF Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions. 6 NF Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions. "This is a fantastic app for 4th grade students and up. It reviews the procedures for adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions in the instructions and gives the users challenges. The best part is probably the ability for users to challenge their friends and connect using different devices close by!" - Challenging App by M.L.I.S - Version 1.4 - Apr 14, 2013 Many classrooms don't have the resources for every student to have an iPad. Fortunately, there are ways to solve this problem and still get the most out of the 4 Dice game. 1. One Device with Multiple Players This is usually a situation where there is one device, which is probably owned by the teacher. Write the problem out on the board. Have each student get out a piece of paper and a pencil or use the printable version of the game. Set a time limit - one minute is recommended - to have each student try to solve the problem on the board. 2. A Few Devices with Multiple Players This is usually a situation where there are a few devices, but not enough for everyone to have their own. Let students work in small groups with one device. A blank piece of paper or the printable board can be used to record work. To do this: Create a multiplayer username (ex. Group 1) Use the numbers rolled on the device and solve the problem Input the information from the answer into the device to check it 3. Multiple Devices with Multiple Players If there are enough devices for everyone, there are four basic options: let students work individually, break students into small groups of two or three, split off into groups of two and compete as partners, or play as a classroom. | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

15 | Sixth Grade Learning Games SE | This is the school edition of the popular Sixth Grade Learning Games. The games and lessons are the same as the original version, but this version allows purchases by schools and educational organizations. Learn important 6th Grade lessons with 12 fun and interactive games! The games teach advanced subjects such as geometry, algebra, probability, statistics, number sense, reading comprehension, synonyms, vocabulary, and more. All 12 games are designed using real Sixth Grade curriculums and are modeled after Common Core State Standards. These lessons are perfect for kids about to enter 6th grade, or for the current 6th graders who need a bit of help mastering a specific lesson. Games: * Number Sense - Absolute Value, Roman Numerals, Number Lines, and More * Probability and Stats - Median, Mode, Range, and Probability * Geometry - Congruency, symmetry, and angle types * Consumer Math - Learn about sales, tax, tips, and other ways to calculate money * Algebra - Use the distributive property, evaluate expressions, and solve for x * Rounding - Round numbers to the nearest whole number, tenth, and hundredth * Word Memory - Use clues to match words * Spelling - Hundreds of spelling words of varying difficulty * Vocabulary - Learn the definitions of challenging words * Reading Comprehension - Reading articles and then answer questions * Synonyms and Antonyms - Identify different words that mean the same or opposite * Subject-Verb Agreement - Pop balloons with verbs that match the subject Thanks for the continued support, we read and appreciate every review. If you're having any trouble with our games, please email us at help@rosimosi.com and we'll get back to you ASAP. And if you love the games then be sure to leave us a review, it really helps us out! | -- | $2.99 | View in iTunes |

16 | FactorMan | This math game is played against the superhero FactorMan! You earn points by choosing numbers between 1 and 100. If you choose 5, you get 5 points; if you choose 18, you get 18 points. But FactorMan gets the sum of all of the factors of the number you have chosen (except for the number itself). If you choose 12, for example, you get 12 points, but FactorMan gets 1+2+3+4+6=16 points! Once a number has been used to gain points (by either you or FactorMan), it cannot be used again, and you may choose only numbers that have at least one other factor left on the board. To win you must have good arithmetic skills and develop a careful strategy. It is not as easy as it might sound! | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

17 | Coordinate Geometry | Explore Concepts Related to Coordinate Geometry with an Interactive Learning Tool The Coordinate Geometry app is a tool designed to help teachers introduce analytic geometry. It provides students with an interactive learning device to help them better understand the system of geometry where the positions of points on a plane are described using ordered pairs. Designed in California by Dr. Fred Ventura, Coordinate Geometry is one of the apps in the Math Power Series. Coordinate Geometry turns your iPad into a mathematical playground for introducing the coordinate plane, ordered pairs, reflection, rotation, translation, slope, y-intercept and other important mathematical concepts. Topics: • Coordinate Plane • x and y axes • Origin (0,0) • Coordinate Pairs • Quadrants • Points, Lines and Planes • Slope and y-intercept | -- | $1.99 | View in iTunes |

18 | Absolute Value. | Learn IT math lessons are designed to understand Middle School/High School Algebra as well as improve problem solving skills. The App makes math friendlier for students who struggle with math. Mathematical concepts are explained through animated examples and voice instruction. The examples are presented with step by step instructions. Checkpoints within each lesson allow students to measure their level of understanding. Learn IT: Lessons were developed by Learn IT in partnership with PITSCO education. PITSCO's math and science products can be used by students to explore math concepts presented in the lessons. Features: 100% offline Realize the importance of units in the measurement system. Learn about the different units used to measure Length, Volume, and Weight. Learn about the metric base units, and the different prefixes used. Define dimensional analysis, and use it to convert between units. This unit also ensures that you know temperature conversion between Fahrenheit to Celsius and vice versa. This unit of instruction includes the following 4 lessons: Standard Units -Recognize the standard base units. -Identify the property each standard base unit measures. -Choose the correct unit to measure an object. Metric Units -Identify the common units of the metric system. -Use the basic prefixes of the metric system. Dimensional Analysis -Evaluate the arrangement of variables in a problem. -Convert a single unit to a different unit within a system and between systems. -Convert derived units. Converting Fahrenheit and Celsius -From Celsius to Fahrenheit. -From Fahrenheit to Celsius. Other Apps from Learn IT: Integer Decimal Operation Intro to Decimals Angles Angle Relationships Calculators Functions Matrices Logic and Sequences Data Graphs II Graphing Calculators Accuracy Linear Equations and Graphing Triangles Units Operations with Fractions II Polynomials Special Equations Quadratics Factoring Exponential Equations Data Graphs I Sets Probability System of Equations Exponents Circles More Apps coming soon: Intro to Fractions Transformations Polygons Prisms and Pyramids Inequalities Real Number System Properties of Real Numbers Ratios and Percents Radicals Operations with Fractions I Equations Our Website: http://www.learnitapps.com/ | -- | $1.99 | View in iTunes |

19 | Data Graphs I | Learn IT math lessons are designed to understand Middle School/High School Algebra as well as improve problem solving skills. The App makes math friendlier for students who struggle with math. Mathematical concepts are explained through animated examples and voice instruction. The examples are presented with step by step instructions. Checkpoints within each lesson allow students to measure their level of understanding. Learn IT: Lessons were developed by Learn IT in partnership with PITSCO education. PITSCO's math and science products can be used by students to explore math concepts presented in the lessons. Features: 100% offline Realize the importance of units in the measurement system. Learn about the different units used to measure Length, Volume, and Weight. Learn about the metric base units, and the different prefixes used. Define dimensional analysis, and use it to convert between units. This unit also ensures that you know temperature conversion between Fahrenheit to Celsius and vice versa. This unit of instruction includes the following 4 lessons: Standard Units -Recognize the standard base units. -Identify the property each standard base unit measures. -Choose the correct unit to measure an object. Metric Units -Identify the common units of the metric system. -Use the basic prefixes of the metric system. Dimensional Analysis -Evaluate the arrangement of variables in a problem. -Convert a single unit to a different unit within a system and between systems. -Convert derived units. Converting Fahrenheit and Celsius -From Celsius to Fahrenheit. -From Fahrenheit to Celsius. Other Apps from Learn IT: Integer Decimal Operation Intro to Decimals Angles Angle Relationships Calculators Functions Matrices Logic and Sequences Data Graphs II Graphing Calculators Accuracy Linear Equations and Graphing Triangles Units Operations with Fractions II Polynomials Special Equations Quadratics Factoring Exponential Equations Data Graphs I Sets Probability System of Equations Exponents Circles More Apps coming soon: Intro to Fractions Transformations Polygons Prisms and Pyramids Inequalities Real Number System Properties of Real Numbers Ratios and Percents Radicals Operations with Fractions I Equations Our Website: http://www.learnitapps.com/ | -- | $4.99 | View in iTunes |

20 | Geoboard, by The Math Learning Center | Geoboard is a tool for exploring a variety of mathematical topics introduced in the elementary and middle grades. Learners stretch bands around the pegs to form line segments and polygons and make discoveries about perimeter, area, angles, congruence, fractions, and more. This virtual version of the manipulative is an open-ended educational tool, ideal for elementary classrooms and other learning environments that use iPod Touches, iPhones, or iPads. FEATURES • Create line segments and polygons by stretching bands around the Geoboard’s pegs. • Choose from 5 different band colors; 8 band colors on the iPad. • Fill individual shapes with a transparent color, or use the Fill All button to toggle all the bands between filled and unfilled. iPad only: • Switch between the standard 25-peg square board, a rectangular board with 150 pegs, or a circular board with 13 pegs. The circular board enables explorations with angles, fractions, and time measurement. • Duplicate shapes then move, rotate, or flip them to explore symmetry and congruency. • Change the color of selected bands. • Display grid lines with or without numbering to more easily calculate area and identify shape locations. • Use the drawing tools to annotate work and show understanding • Write equations and expressions with the text tool. MORE APPS For more Geoboard resources, a web and Windows version, and other apps, visit:www.mathlearningcenter.org/apps CURRICULUM To learn about Bridges in Mathematics, an elementary curriculum that employs visual models such as the geoboard, please visit: www.mathlearningcenter.org/bridges/overview ABOUT US This app is brought to you by The Math Learning Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to K-12 math education since 1976. Visit us at: www.mathlearningcenter.org ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The Geoboard app was made possible by a generous donation from Dr. David Moursund. This app was crafted by Clarity Innovations. We help improve teaching and learning by creating solutions that match promising technologies with the needs of education. Visit us at: www.clarity-innovations.com | -- | Free | View in iTunes |

21 | Math App - Geometry I | Building a strong foundation on basic geometry facts and the skill to quickly apply math formulas are important for young students to advance in their math skill. MathApp - Geometry I is to help young math students to understand and memorize the fundamental geometric facts and the basic set of geometric formulas through interactive displays and carefully selected quizzes and tests. Benefit of MathApp - Geometry I includes: 1. Quickly memorize Geometry facts with Answer On and Off switch right on the display. 2. Take a quick test on each subject, or challenge for the highest score to become a math master. 3. Answer each question as quickly as possible to earn higher score. Test timer will challenge students to memorize and apply geometric facts and formulas as quickly as possible, so they can achieve higher score in each game. 4. Masters test and quiz questions are combinations of both 'multiple choice' and 'put your own answer' questions. 5. Quiz and Test display has a button that brings up a full screen writing pad that helps students to apply geometric formulas to find the answer. 6. Adjustable question timer length. 7. Runs on iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Math App - Geometry I is primarily intended for students between 4th and 6th grades who are newly introduced to Geometry subject. We hope you enjoy our app, and improve on your math skill. ©2011 Digital Brainwash | -- | $1.99 | View in iTunes |

22 | 6th Grade Math Testing Prep | How do you know if your child is prepared for the state mandated math test? Get ready for standardized testing with hundreds of math questions covering a wide range of topics on a challenging 6th grade level. Topics covered include: addition advanced problem solving algebra critical thinking decimals division geometry logical calculation math with money multiple step procedures multiplication negative numbers percentages probability ratios statistics subtraction word problems 6th Grade Math Testing Prep was designed for the student and family looking for an advantage in solidifying their math skills: - Study anywhere and learn at your own pace - Specifically appropriate questions chosen at the 6th grade level - Practice with a quiz, then take the big final test to see how well you've learned - Email test results to a parent or teacher - Great for classrooms or at home - Increase your math knowledge and your scores! *With practice you can achieve your best score!* User reviews: - I’m an intervention math teacher and I love having my students take these tests after we have gone over the concepts and to get ready for our state exams! - Interactive and educational. I will definitely share this app with my students and their parents - This is a great app! It tests you on almost all the math subjects and then tells you what you can work on… I would recommend this app for anyone who wants to be a Straight "A" student in 6th grade We love to hear from you! Please send any feedback or questions to peekaboostudiosllc@gmail.com Teachers can use this app with their entire classroom: - Enter as many student names as you need - Set the number of questions you'd like on the test - Allow students to study and learn at their own pace - They can practice with a quiz, then take the big final test to see how well they've learned - Password-protected Administrator Section allows you to review scores, track student improvement, and zero in on topics where they could use extra help - Increase students' math knowledge and their scores! Peekaboo Studios is a member of Moms with Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families. Recommended Ages: 11-12 Categories: Math, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Algebra, Money | -- | $2.99 | View in iTunes |

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