
6th Grade Everyday Math Learning Targets
Unit 1: Data Displays and Number Systems
1. Analyze and compare data landmarks
2. Order rational numbers on a number line and find rational numbers between numbers
3. Plot ordered pairs of rational numbers
4. Construct and interpret a graph
5. Recognize, explain, and/or write a statistical question
Unit 2: Fraction Operations and Ratios
6. Find the greatest common factor (GCF) and least common multiple (LCM)
7. Multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers
8. Solve problems involving ratios/rates
Unit 3: Decimal Operations and Percents
9. Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimal numbers
10. Find the percent of a number
11. Find mean, median, mode, and interquartile range
12. Make, use, and explain box plots
Unit 4: Algebraic Equations and Expressions
13. Write an algebraic expression to represent a situation or to generalize a pattern
14. Use order of operations
15. Write, solve and/or graph inequalities
16. Recognize and use the Distributive Property
17. Solve absolute value problems
Unit 5: Area and Volume Explorations
18. Plot a polygon on a coordinate grid and find the lengths of its sides
19. Find the area of triangles, parallelograms, and other polygons
20. Identify and draw nets for given shapes, and match shapes with nets
21. Calculate surface area of shapes and solve surface area problems
22. Find volumes of rectangular prisms
Unit 6: Expressions and Solving Equations
23. Read and use set notation
24. Identify and simplify equivalent expressions and equations
25. Use trial and error with substitution to solve equations
26. Solve algebraic equations
27. Model situations using expressions and equations
Unit 7: Variables and Algebraic Relationships
28. Write inequalities to represent situations and graph solution sets
29. Use spreadsheets and write formulas to solve problems
30. Compare quantities using unit rates
31. Construct a graph from a table, rule, or formula
32. Use a graph to write an equation to solve problems
33. Match and explain situations to graphs
Unit 8: Applications: Ratios, Expressions, and Equations
34. Solve problems using proportional reasoning
35. Write and solve equations with one variable
36. Enlarge images on a grid to solve problems
37. Generalize patterns with expressions and use the expressions to solve problems