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Durham Intermediate School, Southlake, TX         Sixth Grade Mathematics         Lance.Mangham@southlakecarroll.edu
       
MATH PROJECTS AND THEMES
            
                   
      
      
            

 

5th and 6th Grade Math, Architecture, Stock Market, GameDay, Fantasy Football

This is for all students entering 6th grade accelerated math in the fall of 2017.
        
I am available every morning from 8:00-8:30 to answer any questions.


Class Overview
GoMath! Website

DIS Grading Guidelines

7th and 8th Grade Texas Mathematics Knowledge & Skills

 
2017-2018 ACCELERATED REVIEWS
SUMMER ASSIGNMENT HOW TO COMPLETE A REVIEW

ALGEBRAIC REASONING LINEAR EQUATIONS
INTEGERS MEASUREMENT & STATISTICS
FRACTIONS GEOMETRIC RELATIONSHIPS
EQUATIONS POLYGONS & CIRCLES
INEQUALITIES & PROPORTIONS DIM. GEOMETRY & PROBABILITY
PERCENTAGES PYTHAGOREAN & DIM. GEO. II
TEST 1 - TEST 6 TEST 7 - TEST 12
 
2017-2018 ACCELERATED CHAPTER PACKETS
CHAPTER 1
(Star Wars)
CHAPTER 9 PART II
CHAPTER 2
(Sports)
CHAPTER 10
CHAPTER 3 CHAPTER 11
CHAPTER 4 CHAPTER 12
(Hunger Games)
CHAPTER 4 PART II CHAPTER 13
CHAPTER 5
(Food & Restaurants)
CHAPTER 14
CHAPTER 6
(Food & Restaurants)
CHAPTER 15
CHAPTER 7 CHAPTER 16
CHAPTER 8
(RMS Titanic)
(Battle of the 80s Hits)
 
CHAPTER 9  
     
2017-2018 CLASS PROJECTS
Become an architect, building inspector, contractor, landscape designer, real estate agent and more! Design your dream home!
Day 1
Scale Drawings & Symbols
Day 2
Apartment Size &Home Measurements
Day 3
3D Models / Slopes
Day 4
Real Estate & Home Statistics
Day 5
Isometric Drawings/Linear Relationships
Day 6
Home Inspection Records
Day 7
Electrical/Lumber/Flooring/Ramps
Day 8
Home Finances
Days 9-16
Complete Final Project
Extra Credit Project LiveBinder Websites Project Overview
Participate in a reaping and determine how your odds stack up compared to Prim and Peeta.
Compare experimental and theoretical probability and simulate a Celebrity Hunger Games.
Day 1
Hunger Games Reaping
Day 2
Expected Outcomes

Day 3
Celebrity Hunger Games
Day 4
Tree Diagrams & Lists
Day 5
The Counting Principle
Day 6
Independent Events

Day 7
Dependent Events
Day 8
Are the odds in your favor?
Day 9
Permutations
Day 10
Combinations
Hunger Games Coordinate Graph Reaping Analysis

Apply your knowledge of volume and surface area while designing a new species of animal.
Day 1
Volume & Surface Area
Day 2
Applications to Animals
Days 3-4
Design A New Species
Discover the stock market by purchasing 10 stocks and learning about public companies.
Stock Market Challenge Website  LiveBinder of Stock Websites Complete Stock Challenge &
Financial Literacy Packet
My Classroom Economy Site
 
Season 9 is now complete! Students, parents, and teachers selected a fantasy team of NFL players with $75 million.
Go online to see the winners in each class.
Fantasy Football Website
Choose 4 songs that hit Number 1 on the Billboard chart in the 1980s. Using a variety of statistics determine which one was the biggest hit!
Project Overview Song Choices Layout Survey
Templates to Print Mr. Mangham's Top 1000 Songs Books you can purchase with
Chart Data (RecordResearch.com)
 
Have could more people aboard the Titanic have been saved?
Apply statistics and measurement from the ship being built and setting sail to hitting the iceberg and its eventual discovery.
Data Graphs Project Overview Student Projects
LiveBinder Websites      

Learn about food and nutrition, create a theme-based menu for your restaurant and complete an income and expense statement.
Food & Restaurants Site Menu & Restaurant Project    
 
Using a Star Wars theme, attack topics such as order of operations and algebraic expressions and equations
with Jedi Arenas and Kaadu eggs.
Algebraic Reasoning
Chapter Packet
StarWars.com Hasbro Star Wars  
 
Utilize integers in golf, hockey, football, and more.
Integers in Sports Chapter Packet Scholastic Integer Football Flipping for Integers Integer Golf
 
OTHER RESOURCES
65 Problem Solving Questions 22 Short Projects Covering Many Topics 17 Activities More Fun Than a Math Book



Chocolate Banana Raisin Cookies My Guide to Solving Equations Proportional vs. Non-Proportional
Blood Types Fruit Algebra Domino Effect & Barbie Bungee
The Bubble Gum Factories    



Ambigrams Do You Want to Build A Snowman? Interception!
Initial Symmetry Bull's Eye Ten Equations That Changed The World
Golf Club Angles Inuit Igloos    /     The Royal Rule  

   
The Buffalo Snowstorm Math & PBL Units Great PBL Websites
Visualizing The Volume Of A Sphere Khan Academy DIS Student Projects
Visualizing The Surface Area of a Cylinder Math TV Griswold Family Vacation
  Mr. Underwood's Tutorial Videos  





I am available every morning from 8:00-8:30 to answer any questions.



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