Connecting the Real World to your Classroom  
Living in the Real World Common Core Standards Taught
  • Understand the concept of a unit rate a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b ≠ 0, and use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship.
  • Use ratio and rate reasoning to solve real-world and mathematical  problems
  • Recognize and represent proportional relationships between quantities
  • Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division and of fractions to multiply and divide rational numbers
  • Fluently divide multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm
  • Fluently add, subtract, multiply and divide multi-digit decimals using the standard algorithm for each operation.
  • Write and evaluate numerical expressions involving whole-number exponents.
  • Write, read and evaluate expressions in which letters stand for numbers.