Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals  This week students finished up their study of the coordinate plane and adding and subtracting integers. Students had many opportunities to visualize the

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Middle School Mathematics

As we begin the month of September, mathematics classes are in full swing. Students are approaching or have already completed their first math assessments. The

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Middle School Mathematics

What’s with all the whiteboards? In The Summit math classes, students are frequently seen clustered around small whiteboards on the walls. This work has been

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals – This week sixth graders took a self-paced approach to learning about mean and mean absolute deviation. We are studying measures of center

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals – Sixth grade students have begun learning more about collecting and analyzing data. Dot plots and histograms are the first displays being studied.

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals – Sixth grade students reviewed one-step equations and completed a knowledge check. Then we revisited operations with integers (positive and negative whole numbers).

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals – This week sixth graders dove into integers. A submarine analogy was used to help understand adding and subtracting positive and negative numbers.

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals – This week students explored the uses of the distributive property. Many of us use the distributive property without realizing it when we 

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals – Sixth graders completed their study of operations with fractions and decimals. These skills will continue to be used, both in math and

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Middle School Mathematics

Math Fundamentals Sixth graders learned about multiple methods for multiplying decimals. Now they are learning about dividing with decimals. This is a challenging skill and

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