__Course Outline__

*(The following is an overview of the curriculum; dates are subject to change pending student mastery)*

*(Aug. 1 – Aug. 28) – UNIT 1: The Number System Fluency***:**Students will apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions.*(Aug. 29 – Sept. 27) –UNIT 2:**Rate, Ratio and Proportional Reasoning Using Equivalent Fractions***:***(Sept. 28 – Oct. 18) – UNIT 3: Expressions***:**Students will apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.*(Oct. 23 – Nov. 9) – UNIT 4: One-Step Equations and Inequalities***:**Students will reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities.*(Nov. 13 – Dec. 8) – UNIT 5: Area & Volume***:**Students will solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface area, and volume.*(Jan. 4 – Jan. 31) – UNIT 6: Statistics***:**Students will develop understanding of statistical variability and summarize and describe distributions.*(Feb. 1 – Feb. 23) – UNIT 7:**Rational Explorations: Numbers and Their Opposites***:**Students will apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers.*(May 1 – May 18) – Seventh Grade Preview***:**Students will apply and extend previous understandings of operations with fractions to add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers.