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# Sixth Grade Lesson Plans for Math Subjects

## A Math lesson on Measurement of Distance

Jeff Anger Distance Calculation Measurement Grade: 5 – 6 Materials: Children, tape measure This activity is intended to help children develop a sense of distance. They will be pacing off distances in order to be able to estimate a distance. 1) Ask …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

5, 6

## A Native American lesson on Indian Chiefs that uses Venn Diagrams

Title – Indian Chiefs By – Tricia Moskal Primary Subject – Social Studies Secondary Subjects – Math, Language Arts Grade Level – 5-6 Unit Title: Native Americans Lesson Title: Indian Chiefs State Objective: 16.D.2b – Describe the ways in which participation …

Subjects:

Language Arts, Math, Social Studies

Grades:

5, 6

## This lesson is specifically on finding the circumference of a circle given the radius

Title – Finding the circumference given the radius By – Mitch Subject – Math Grade Level – Grades 6-7 I. Lesson Title: Finding the circumference given the radius II. Subject: Mathematics III. Grade Level: Grades 6-7 IV. Goal: Develop an understanding of …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

6, 7

## If you are looking for project ideas for an 1850s Westward Expansion/Oregon Trail unit, click here

Title – Westward Movement By – Kati Jones Primary Subject – Social Studies, Language Arts, Math Grade Level – 4-6 Note from LessonPlansPage.com: We took the liberty of adding more ideas to this lesson than were originally submitted by Miss Jones. …

Subjects:

Language Arts, Math, Social Studies

Grades:

4, 5, 6

## “Timez Attack” uses a downloaded computer game to improve multiplication table skills

Title – Timez Attack By – Jennilyn Bylund Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 3-6 OVERVIEW – TARGET AUDIENCE: Students learning their multiplication tables Students who are unmotivated to learn times tables through …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6

## Here is another probability lesson based on coin tosses

Title – Coin Toss By – Grace R. Callaway Subject – Math Grade Level – 4th-6th E-Mail – callawayfm@cs.com Objective: Students will be introduced to the concept of probability and statistics. Materials Needed: -A coin -A tally sheet -A pencil The math …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

4, 5, 6

## Here “Dominotes” and “Musical Blackjack” are played

Title – Dominotes/Musical Blackjack By – Meegan Coleman Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – Grades 4 – 8 “Dominotes” Although this requires a lot of creative art prep on your part, these are games that can …

Subjects:

Math, Music

Grades:

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## Players take turns shading a selected fraction to make a whole shape in this “Complete Me” fraction game idea

Title – ‘Complete Me’ Fractions Game By – David Brown Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 3-7 Learning outcomes: Understanding of how fractions can fit together to make a whole Understanding of the difference in size of fractions Required Material: White …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6, 7

## Don’t be a “denominator hater” ’cause “Adding Fractions Rap” is in the house!

Title – Adding Fractions Rap By – Antionette B. Kimball Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subject – Music Grade Level – 5-7 Note: Toni Kimball is a retired math teacher and an indi music artist. She has graciously allowed us to share …

Subjects:

Math, Music

Grades:

5, 6, 7

## Students manipulate tiles to discover prime and composite numbers in the clever lesson

Title – Prime and Composite Numbers By – Jawa Mariappan Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 6-7 Title: Prime and Composite Numbers 6 Learning Objective: Learn what prime and composite numbers are and how to identify them. Materials Needed: Have …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

6, 7

## Try “Fraction Matchin’” to practice adding/subtraction fractions with unlike denominators

Title – Fraction Matchin’ By – Leslie Clark Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 5-6 Objective: To practice adding or subtracting fractions with unlike denominators Materials: 3 X 5 note cards Grade level: 5-6 You need enough notecards for each …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

5, 6

## A Math lesson on percents and fractions

Kerrin Koederitz T 267 lesson plan 10/16/96 Title: M&M lab Topic Areas: percent fractions Grade Level: 5th – 7th Objectives 1. Students will practice computing percentages. 2. Students will compare percentages. 3. Students will practice computing fractions. Materials Students will work in …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

5, 6, 7

## In this fraction game, students create a reusable MS Word Bingo table and highlight answer squares

Title – Math Bingo Table By – Deborah Kelleher Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 4-6 Skills Developed: Addition of Fractions with common Denominator Creating a table in Word Using the highlighter …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math

Grades:

4, 5, 6

## Improve critical thinking and problem solving skills by teaching chess

Title – Chess Lesson Plans By – Linda Hudson Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – grades 2-6 Chess Lesson Plans for Teachers Rationale: The belief that chess promotes critical thinking and problem solving has led to …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6

## This lesson on comparing size asks “How Big Is A Whale” and uses the Internet

Title – How Big is a Whale? By – Beverly Utz Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet, Science Grade Level – 6 (Adapted With Permission From LessonPlansPage.com) Lesson Plan Title: How Big is a Whale Concept / …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math, Science

Grade:

6

## This lesson teaches students the poverty statistics of their community and challenges them to initiate solutions

Title – Poverty Within Our Community By – Margaret Canty, Erin Cleary, Chelsea Elledge, and Bronwyn McNamara Primary Subject – Social Studies Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 6-8 Time Frame: The following lesson spans three days with eighty-five minute sessions. …

Subjects:

Math, Social Studies

Grades:

6, 7, 8

## In this lesson, students can Build a Car (an Index Card Car)

Title – The index card car By – Linda Newcome Subject – Math, Science, Social Studies Grade Level – 4th-8th Objectives: Students will work in pairs using given materials to design and build a car from given materials. Students will learn cooperatively. …

Subjects:

Math, Science, Social Studies

Grades:

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## “Music Math” teaches order of operations using note values

Title – Music Math By – Dawn Moore Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Music Grade Level – 4-6 Music Math is a great way to reinforce math skills while learning and reinforcing notes and note values. I usually use this …

Subjects:

Math, Music

Grades:

4, 5, 6

## Here is a collection of ideas for integrating multiplication facts with other subjects

Title – Just the Facts By – Vernice L. Meadows Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Multidisciplinary Grade Level – 4-6 Justification: Students often have a hard time remembering multiplication facts. This game provides opportunity to review these facts with any …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

4, 5, 6

## Yuma bats and Clapper Rails Unit Introduction

Title – The Amazing Yuma Bat and Clapper Rail Unit Plan By – Brenda E. Wilson Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Language Arts, Math, Music, Computers / Internet Grade Level – 6 The Incredible Yuma Bat and Clapper Rail Unit …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Language Arts, Math, Music, Science

Grade:

6

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