Welcome to
Mr. Hilburt's Class!
6th Grade
PLEASE check planners each night for homework assignments and notices about important papers being sent home.  I will sign it each night so you can be certain what is written is accurate.


6th Grade students will be using Prentice Hall textbooks and provided online access to the textbook.  Information on how to access the textbook and other resources will be sent home the first week of school.  The five main Math topics that we will be covering are The Number System, Ratios & Proportional Reasoning, Expressions & Equations, Geometry, and Statistics & Probability.


PSSA Released Tests




Independent Study Projects (choose one per quarter)
Interview A Professional
NBA Statistics I
     NBA Statistics Worksheet
Link to Google Doc
Research A Famous Mathematician
Math Vocabulary Crossword
Sports Statistics (NFL)
Central Tendency Graphing
Million Dollar Project
Create A Math Game (coming soon)


You can download the Common Core Standards here:

6th Grade Math Common Core Standards.docx
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GRADING POLICY

Tests/Quizzes  (40%)

    ~all chapter tests/quizzes

    ~each Pizzazz packet counts as one test

 

Projects  (20%)

      ~18 Redbird Lessons  (extra credit for up to 24 lessons)

      ~Independent Study project

             (projects are available here:

 

 Class Work/Participation  (30%)

      ~Pearson workbook/Math notebook

      ~participation in daily class work

 

Homework  (10%)

      ~supplemental activity sheets

 

Reminders:

      *late work will NOT be accepted

      *it is your responsibility to read and completely follow all directions

      *ALL work must be shown to receive full credit

      *You are STRONGLY encouraged to complete and turn in assignments

                   well BEFORE any due date

      *Work is NO LONGER allowed to be turned in via e-mail

                (except for Independent Study Projects)



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