Mr. Dittrich

Joe Dittrich
4-5-6 Math and Science

Mr. Dittrich 4-5-6 Math

Welcome to 4-5-6 Math Page for The Fulton School - St. Albans 

Textbook:  Math In Focus Singapore Math
Workbook:  Math In Focus Singapore Math

4-5-6 Math Program Goals
Knowledge of math facts.
Understanding of the relationship between and among numbers.
Problem solving using mathematical thinking and reasoning.
 
Math Skills Taught and Practiced
 
Rounding          Estimation         Building models              Mental Math
      Multiply            Divide               Add                 Subtract           Using calculators
Comparing       Collect Data     Record Data     Metric System  Conversion                   
Geometry         Equations         Problem Solving             Computer Skills
Coding          Simplifying        Decimals          Fractions          Roman Numerals
Protractor         Compass          Calculate          Ordering           Writing names for numbers
 
Topics in 4th Grade
 
Place Value of Whole Numbers
Estimation and Number Theory
Multiplication and Division of Whole Numbers
Data and Probability
Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Tables and Graphs
Perpendicular and Parallel Lines
Area and Perimeter
Decimals
The Four Operations of Decimals
Symmetry
Solid Figures
Tesselations
Word Problems using Critical Thinking
                                                                 
Topics in 5th Grade

Place Value to Millions
Approximation and Estimation
Multiplying by Tens, Hundreds, or Thousands
Dividing by Tens, Hundreds, or Thousands    
Order of Operations
Word Problems
Multiplication and Division by 2-digit Whole Number
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Addition and Subtraction of Unlike Fractions & Mixed Numbers
Algebra
Area of a Triangle
Ratio
Equivalent Ratios
Comparing Three Quantities
Angles
Measuring Angles
Finding Unknown Angles
Decimals
Conversion of Measurements
Percentage
Converting Fractions to Percentage
Percentage of a Quantity
Average
Rate
Graphs and Probability
Sum of Angles of a Triangle
Isosceles and Equilateral Triangles
Parallelograms, Rhombuses, Trapezoids
Drawing Triangles and Rhombuses
Three Dimensional Shapes
Tesselations
Surface Area and Volume
Cubes and Cuboids
Lots of Real World Problems applying all concepts

Topics in 6th Grade

Positive Numbers and the Number Line
Prime Factorization
Squares and Square Roots
Negative Numbers and the Number Line
Absolute Value
Algebraic Expressions
Equations and Inequalities
Writing Linear Equations
The Coordinate Plane
Area of Polygon
Solid Figures
Ratio and Fraction
Ratio and Proportion
Changing Ratios
Percentage
Introduction to Statistics
One Quantity as a Percentage of Another
Speed and Average Speed
More Fractions
Circles
Radius and Diameter
Circumference
Area of Circle
Pie Charts
Volume
Triangles and 4-sided Figures
More Challenging Word Problems

MATH APPLICATION PROJECTS
 
 6th Grade School Store
Design and Build Your Dream Home
 Restaurant Math
 
CONTESTS IN 4-5-6

Continental Mathematics League