Numeracy Grade 6

Interactive Math Dictionary - Look up and learn about math vocabulary!

Disaster Math - Word problems related to earthquakes,  hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, and more.

Create a graph - Students enter pre-collected data into this program and generate a graph. Students can make choices about font styles, colors, and dimensions while working with this program. This is set up in a similar way to Excel or Appleworks spreadsheets, but takes students through the process step-by-step.

Bucky's Blueprints - Students choose a blueprint to investigate. Level options include easy, medium, and hard. Through these levels, students can investigate simple perimeter up to area of circles and irregular shapes. After completing each level, students get to choose a design element to go with their blueprint. A calculator and hint tool are provided.

The Decifractator - Discover decimals and their fraction equivalent. This tool can be used to manipulate fractions and understand the decimal-fractional relationship.

Can you cross the River? - Follow the rules below to see if you can solve this difficult logic problem.    Click on link, and then click on the big blue circle.
        The following rules apply:

  • Only 2 persons on the raft at a time
  • The father can not stay with any of the daughters, without their mother's     presence.
  • The mother can not stay with any of the sons, without their father's presence.
  • The thief (striped shirt) can not stay with any family member, if the Policeman is not there.
  • Only the Father, the Mother and the Policeman know how to operate the raft

        To move the people click on them.
        To move the raft click on the pole on the opposite side of the river.