Phone: 630.260.6112 ext. 1128


Degrees and Certifications:

BA in Mathematics MA in Educational Leadership

Mrs. Simon

Hello, my name is Jennifer Simon and I am the 6th grade mathematics teacher for Team 6-1, as well as the Team Leader.

This will be my 16th year teaching mathematics at Glenside. I have taught math at the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade levels. 

I am excited about being your math teacher and watching you grow as a mathematician.


Grade 6 Overview

Ratios and Proportional Relationships

  • Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

The Number System

  • Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions.
  • Multiply and divide multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples.
  • Apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers.

Expressions and Equations

  • Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.
  • Reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities.
  • Represent and analyze quantitative relationships between dependent and independent variables.


  • Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface area, and volume.

Statistics and Probability

  • Develop understanding of statistical variability.
  • Summarize and describe distributions.