NCERT/CBSE Mathematics Courses - Class 6

Here is a list of all the mathematics courses that will be produced from each chapter of the class 6 book. Essentially, the contents of each chapter will be explained in a single course. As mentioned above, we might make slight changes to the list below while creating the courses, meaning that we might mix two or more chapter as or when necessary or possible but we will not disturb the natural flow of the material. 

  1. Knowing our Numbers
  2. Whole Numbers
  3. Playing With Numbers
  4. Basic Geometrical Ideas
  5. Understanding Elementary Shapes
  6. Integers
  7. Fractions
  8. Decimals
  9. Data Handling (Statistics)
  10. Mensuration
  11. Algebra
  12. Ratio and Proportion
  13. Symmetry
  14. Practical Geometry

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Knowing Our Numbers 

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course: 

  • Comparing Numbers
  • Creating Numbers out of a certain number of digits
  • Arranging numbers in ascending and descending orders
  • Place value in numbers
  • Indian system of numeration (lakh, crore, etc.)
  • Conversion in numbers
  • Approximation 
  • Rounding numbers off 
  • Estimating Sum and difference of numbers
  • Estimating Product of numbers
  • Using brackets to simplify calculation with numbers
  • Roman numerals

Whole Numbers

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Predecessor and Successor
  • Number line
  • Addition, subtraction and multiplication on the number line
  • Properties of whole numbers
  • Closure property
  • distributive Property
  • Commutative Property
  • Identity for addition and multiplication
  • Patterns in whole numbers

Playing With Numbers

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Factors and multiples
  • Prime and composite numbers
  • The sieve of Eratosthenes
  • Even and odd numbers
  • Divisibility tests for numbers
  • Common factors and common multiples
  • Highest Common Factor
  • Lowest Common Multiple

Basic Geometrical Ideas

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Point
  • Line segment
  • Line
  • Intersecting lines
  • Parallel lines
  • Rays
  • Curves (Simple curve, Open curve, Closed curve)
  • Polygons
  • Angles
  • Triangles 
  • Quadrilaterals
  • Circles

Understanding Elementary Shapes

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Measuring line segments
  • Angles - right and straight
  • Angles - acute, obtuse, reflex
  • Measuring angles (protractor)
  • Classification of triangles (scalene, isosceles, equilateral)
  • Classification of triangles (acute-angled, right-angled, obtuse-angled)
  • Quadrilaterals (rectangle, square, parallelogram, rhombus, trapezium)
  • Polygons (Triangle, quadrilateral, Pentagon, Hexagon, Octagon, ...) 
  • Three-dimensional shapes (faces, edges, vertices)
  • Three-dimensional shapes (prism, cone, cylinder, sphere, cuboid, Pyramid)

Integers

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Successor and Predecessor
  • Integers on a number line
  • Addition of integers on a numbers line
  • Subtraction of Integers on a numbers line

Fraction

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Fractions on a number line
  • Proper, improper and mixed fractions
  • Equivalent Fractions
  • Simple form of a fraction
  • Like and unlike fractions
  • Comparing fractions
  • Addition and Subtraction of fractions

Decimals

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Decimals on a number line
  • Fractions as decimals and vice versa
  • Comparing decimals
  • Using Decimals (money, length, etc.)
  • Addition of numbers with decimals
  • Subtraction of decimals

Data Handling

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Recording data
  • Organization of data
  • Pictograph
  • Bar graph

Mensuration

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Perimeter of regular shapes
  • Area (square)

Algebra

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • The idea of a variable
  • Use of variables in common rules (geometry, arithmetic) 
  • Expressions with variables
  • Equations
  • Solution of an equation

Ratio and Proportion

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Ratio
  • Proportion
  • Unitary method

Symmetry

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Figures with two lines of symmetry
  • Reflection and symmetry

Practical Geometry

Here is a brief overview of the contents of the course:

  • Constructing circles
  • Constructing a line segment
  • Constructing a copy of a given line segment
  • Perpendicular (to a line through a point) (not on it)
  • The perpendicular bisector of a line
  • Constructing angles
  • Constructing the bisector of an angle