Browse Standards
View all PreK12 NYS Learning Standards in a dropdown list format.










Standard Area  TECH: Learning Standards for Technology
(see MST standards under Previous Standard Versions) 






















Emphasis: MStandard  6.NS.5:
Understand that positive and negative numbers are used together to describe quantities having opposite directions or values (e.g., temperature above/below zero, elevation above/below sea level, credits/debits, positive/negative electric charge); use positive and negative numbers to represent quantities in realworld contexts, explaining the meaning of 0 in each situation. 
Emphasis: MStandard  6.NS.8:
Solve realworld and mathematical problems by graphing points in all four quadrants of the coordinate plane. Include use of coordinates and absolute value to find distances between points with the same first coordinate or the same second coordinate.


