Problem Solving Solve problems that require a variety of strategies, with and without manipulatives
 Evaluate solutions
 Write word problems
 Solve multistep problems
Reasoning Investigate patterns which mix operations
 Work alone and in groups to investigate problems and identify one or more strategies for solving them
Communication  Discuss, draw and write about mathematical relationships and concepts
Connections Discover and discuss the relationship between processes
 Connect mathematics to the real world, i.e. science, art, economics, literature
Number Sense and Numeration Read, write and make a model of any number up to 6 digits
 Discuss and give examples of the uses of numbers
Number Operations Basic facts – all operations
 Explore the relationships among the four operations
 Understand and explore the concept of fractions
 Explore the operations of addition and subtraction of fractions with common denominators
 Understand and write fractional parts up through eighths
Computation Find the sum of any three fourdigit numbers
 Find the difference between two fourdigit numbers
 Develop concept for finding the product of one or two digit factors (i.e. 24 x 7)
 Investigate the meaning of multiplication and division by using manipulatives, pictures and arrays
 Multiply threedigit numbers by twodigit numbers
 Divide threedigit numbers by onedigit numbers, with remainders; check by multiplying
 Understand and write fractions (with demominators 2 through 8 )
 Add/subtract fractions with like denominators
Estimation  Use a variety of strategies to estimate the results of a problem involving either the four operations with whole numbers or measurement
Geometry and Spatial Sense Identify, describe, and draw models of rays, parallel and perpendicular lines, and right, straight, acute and obtuse angles
 Explore parallelograms, rhombi, and trapezoids using concrete models, such as geoboards, and make a list of properties for each
 Explore congruency
 Explore lines of symmetry
 Name and describe properties of cylinders, cones, cubes, spheres, and pyramids
 Recognize and describe threedimensional shapes
Measurement Use standard units to measure length and temperature
 Find area and perimeter
 Recognize names and values of coins and calculate change
 Figure time intervals in hours and minutes
Data Analysis and Probability Collect data and construct picture, bar and line graphs
 Interpret graphs
 Explore probability
Functions and Relations Recognize, describe, extend, and create a wide variety of patterns
Algebra Write and solve open sentences
