WELCOME TO THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF MATHEMATICS
Welcome all new mathematicians!
MATHEMATICS IS NOT ONLY
FOR SOLVING NUMBERS.
IT'S ALSO FOR
ADDING HAPPINESS AND MULTIPLYING
LOVE AND FORGIVENESS
"as simple as possible. But not simpler"
"I don't need easy, I just need possible."
-Isabelle S 4/12/18
"You can't always control the circumstances - only how you react to those circumstances; you can always control your attitude and effort."
contributed by Camryn Campbell, written by Jennie Finch
Conference Signup due by 10/25/19
Please take some time to visit the 6th grade Parent Survey link. Your response will help us make this a more successful year for your sixth grader. Thank you!
If you are interested in this competition:
Summer Math Fun Practice
See the math binder setup tab on the right.
Links to Great Schools.Org about helping your student with math:
Here is a link to important math skills by grade levels:
Here is a video about expectations for 6th grade students: https://www.greatschools.org/gk/milestones/can-your-6th-grader-solve-word-problems-with-ratios/?utm_source=newsletter_gbg_6&utm_medium=email&utm_content=040418.3
Here is a video about "What Can People Do to Get Better at Learning" (thank you Dr. Fiander):
Interesting Algebra article in the New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/03/education/edlife/accuplacer-placement-test-math-algebra.html?emc=edit_tnt_20170203&nlid=45148793&tntemail0=y
For all competitive KEN-KEN puzzle solvers - here is an International Competition in NYC:
*For PARCC tutorials go to: http://parcc.pearson.com/tutorial/
You can click on Online Student Tutorials (grade 6-7) and Equation Editor Tutorials
*For PARCC 6th grade Math Practice Test go to: http://parcc.pearson.com/practice-tests/
Click on View Mathematics Practice Tests, 6th grade (remember you will need scrap paper and pencil)
Here are the newest Released PARCC test items (June 2016): https://prc.parcconline.org/assessments/parcc-released-items
Please click tabs (upper right) to see the other pages in this Math site. You will find links to our textbooks, homework policy, upcoming topics, homework, and fun math links.
Cross Country Sports link: http://ctms.ctsdnj.org/SchoolLinks/school_links/c_t_s_d_sports/cross_country
phone: 908-238-9141 ext 153