LMH Publishing Limited Education & Teaching
Rediscovering Mathematics for the Caribbean Grade 6
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Rediscovering Mathematics for the Caribbean: Grade Six, is the eighth of a comprehensive series of eight textbooks which covers the requirements of the Mathematics syllabuses for Primary Schools in the Caribbean. The text provides a firm foundation in Mathematics for primary school pupils utilizing a learner-centred approach.

Some Key Features:

• Basic numeracy skills are emphasized and topics are carefully introduced.

• Numerals, exercises and illustrations provide pupils with a lot of practice, thereby enhancing their understanding of mathematical concepts.

• Concepts are expressed in simple, clear and easy to understand language that is appropriate to the grade level and subject.

• Meaningful connections are made to real life situations.

Comprehensive worked examples act as step-by-step guides for pupils who have difficulty problem-solving. These numerous worked example at the Grades 5 and 6 levels are clearly presented and should provide much needed guidance to pupils.

Many teaching tips are included to guide pupils through different problems.

The “Think About It” sections are filled with questions that extend knowledge and help to develop pupils’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

Language
English
ISBN
978-976-8245-60-1
COVER PAGE
TITLE PAGE
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
MESSAGE TO STUDENTS
DEDICATION
CONTENTS
SEESS YOURSELF
NUMBER - SETS
Number Revisited (Let's Review)
Divisibility
Standard Numerals and Expanded Notation
The Scientific Notation
Averages
Roman Numerals
Number Sentences
'Rounding Off' Approximation
NOTATION & PLACE VALUE
Properties of Multiplication
BOMDAS
Let's Review Again
Number Operations
Place Value
Addition & Subtraction of Large Numbers
Multiplying and Dividing by a Two Place Number
Multiplying & Dividing by 100 and 1,000
FACTORS & MULTIPLES
Prime Numbers and Primes Factors
Prime Factorisation
Fractions
Equivalent Fractions
Expressing One Quantity as a Fraction of Another Quantity
Simplification of Fractions Involving the Four Rules
Dividing by a Fraction
Comparing and Ordering Fractions
DECIMALS
Addition and Subtraction of Decimal Fractions
Decimal Fractions
Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers
Multiplication and Division of a Decimal by a Power of 10
Lengths, Weights and Measures
Multiplication of a Decimal by a Decimal
Division of a Decimal by a Decimal
Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers
Multiplying and Dividing by 10, by 100 and 1,000
Comparing and Ordering Decimals
ESTIMATION AND APPROXIMATION
More on Estimation in Computations
RATIO AND PROPORTION
More Problems on Ration
Proportional Parts
Drawing 'Enlargements'
Drawing Simple Plans
COMPASS BEARING
MONEY MATTERS
Rounding Money
Financial Institutions
Percentage
Fractions and Decimals as Percentages
More on Percentages
Profit and Loss
Selling Price and Cost Price
Hire Purchase
SIMPLE INTEREST
The Simple Interest Formula
SALARIES, WAGES, BILLS AND SIMPLE ACCOUNTS
Bills/ Simple Accounts
Taxes
Rates
Square of Numbers
Square Roots of Numbers
Cubes of Numbers
Cube Roots of Numbers
Relation Between Cube and Cube Root
METRIC SYSTEM
Metric Tables
The Metre
Meaasuring Larger Areas
Mass
Capacity
Let's Wrap It Up!
Recipes
TIME
THE CALENDAR
Measurement of Time (Review)
What is Rate?
Problems Involving Variable Rate
Distance, Time, and Speed
Equivalent Rates
TEMPERATURE
PERIMETER AND AREA
Finding the Area of Compound Shapes
Finding the Area of Shaded Portions of Plane Figures
Use of Squared Paper to Find Areas
Areas of Shapes Made of Squares and Rectangles
Area of Parallelogram
Area of a Triangle
Area of A Trapezium
Areas of Irregular Shapes
THE CIRCLE
What is Pie?
Area of a Circle
SURFACE AREA
VOLUMES
Using the Formula
Finding the Volume of Containers and Irregular Solids
Finding the Volume of a Solid of Uniform Cross-Section
GEOMETRIC IDEAS
Drawing of Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
Let's Recap
ANGELS
Pairs of Angels
USES OF ANGLES
MEASURING ANGLES
DRAWING ANGLES
Bisecting Angles
POLYGONS
Rectangle and Parallelogram
TRIANGLES
Equilateral Traingles
The right-angled triangle
Interior and Exterior Angles of Triangles
TILING AND TESSELLATION
SOLIDS
Two and Three-Dimentional Shapes
NETS OF SOLIDS
Constructing Solids
LINES OF SYMMETRY
CONGRUENCE
COORDINATES
Regular Coordinate System
Line Graph
Drawing Shapes on a Coordinate Grid
TRANSFORMATION/MOTION GEOMETRY
Rotation
Translation - Moving/Sliding
ALGEBRA
Expressing Statements in letters
Form Simple Equations
Evaluating by Substitution
DATA HANDLING, STATISTICS AND PROBABILITY
Pictographs
Horizontal Bar Graphs
Vertical Bar Graphs
The Circle Graph (Pie Chart)
Percentage and Pie Chart
Measure of Central - Tendency - Handling Statistical Data
Median
Stem-and-Leaf Plots
PROBABILITY