SIXTH GRADE

Schedule Room 211

Monday @ 1:00, Tuesday @ 9:15, Thursday @ 1:00

 

Schedule Room 212

Tuesday @ 8:15, Thursday @ 2:00, Friday @ 1:00

 

CLASS 1 - THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 2017

 

Who Has It Right? Which Branch Is Which?

Students will decide whether some scientific statements are fact or fiction. Students will also learn about the different branches and disciplines of science.

Great Inventions and Grand Discoveries

Students will be introduced to a variety of inventors and their inventions/discoveries.

 

CLASS 2 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2017

 

Theme 1 Activity: Appearances Can Be Deceiving!

Students will observe that solids do not all dissolve the same way in water (solubility).

CLASS 3 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2017

 

Theme 1 Solubility: The Missing Solute

Students will learn the factors that influence solubility and what saturation involves.

HW: THEME 1 VOCABULARY

CLASS 4 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017

 

Completing Theme 1 Solubility: The Missing Solute
Students will learn the factors that influence solubility and what saturation involves.

 

CLASS # - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2017

 

Room 211 Catch-up Class

 

CLASS 5 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017

 

Exploration Gizmo: Solubility and Temperature @ www.explorelearning.com
Students will explore how temperature affects the solubility of two substances.

 

CLASS 6 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

 

Continuing Exploration Gizmo: Solubility and Temperature @ www.explorelearning.com
Students will explore how temperature affects the solubility of two substances.

 

CLASS 7 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 or MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017

 

Completing Exploration Gizmo: Solubility and Temperature @ www.explorelearning.com

Students will explore how temperature affects the solubility of two substances.
HW: THEME 1: SOLUBILITY REVIEW WORKSHEET
HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 or MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

(Theme 1 + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 8 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

 

Going over Theme 1: Solubility Review Worksheet

Theme 2 Combustion: The Fire Triangle

Students will learn the elements necessary for combustion.

HW: THEME 2 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 or MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

(Theme 1 + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 9 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017

 

Continuing Theme 2 Combustion: The Fire Triangle

Students will learn the elements necessary for combustion.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 or MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

(Theme 1 + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 10 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 or MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017

Theme 1: Solubility TEST

 

CLASS 11 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2017

 

Completing Theme 2 Combustion: The Fire Triangle

Students will learn the elements necessary for combustion.

Demonstration Activity: Spontaneous Human Combustion

Students will observe the effects of water on hot wax and the effects of burning ethanol.

CLASS 12 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2017

 

Theme 3 Activity: And There Was Light!

Students will discover different ways a light bulb can be wired to a battery.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5 (Theme 2 workbook and textbook pages)

CLASS 13 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 or MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2017

 

Returning Theme 1: Solubility Test

Theme 3 Electrical Conductivity: Is Your Knowledge Current?

Students will recognize open and closed circuits. They will also identify between electrical conductors and insulators.

THEME 3 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5 (Theme 2 workbook and textbook pages)

CLASS 14 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2017

 

Class review of Theme 2: Combustion

Exploration Gizmo: Circuit Builder @ www.explorelearning.comStudents will determine how to light a bulb with batteries and wires. Classify materials as conductors or insulators. Compare properties of series circuit and parallel circuits. Observe the effect of voltage on a circuit and how a fuse can prevent a short circuit.HW:

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5 (Theme 2 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 15 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017

Theme 2: Combustion TEST

Continuing Exploration Gizmo: Circuit Builder @ www.explorelearning.com
Students will determine how to light a bulb with batteries and wires. Classify materials as conductors or insulators. Compare properties of series circuit and parallel circuits. Observe the effect of voltage on a circuit and how a fuse can prevent a short circuit.

CLASS 16 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2017

 

Completing Exploration Gizmo: Circuit Builder @ www.explorelearning.com
Students will determine how to light a bulb with batteries and wires. Classify materials as conductors or insulators. Compare properties of series circuit and parallel circuits. Observe the effect of voltage on a circuit and how a fuse can prevent a short circuit.

CLASS 17 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2017

Theme 4 Activity: Let It Flow!

Students will explain how electricity flows in series and parallel circuits. They will use symbols to represent an actual circuit.

 

CLASS 18 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017

 

Returning Theme 2: Combustion Test

Theme 4 Transmission of Energy: Are You Well Connected?
Students will distinguish between series and parallel circuits. Students will also discover some characteristics of each of these circuits.

HW: THEME 4 VOCABULARY

CLASS 19 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13 or MONDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2017

 

Completing Theme 4 Transmission of Energy: Are You Well Connected?

Students will distinguish between series and parallel circuits. Students will also discover some characteristics of each of these circuits.

CLASS 20 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2017

 

Theme 5 Transformation of Energy: Energy Transformed

Students will distinguish between different forms of energy and they will discover various types of energy transformations.

HW: THEME 5 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24 (Theme 3 and 4  + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18

(for students who have opted to write the contest)

CLASS 21 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017

 

Exploration Gizmo: Energy Conversions @ www.explorelearning.com

Students will be able to describe the different forms of energy, ways energy is converted from one form to another and describe four types of renewable resources.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24 (Theme 3 and 4  + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 22 - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 or MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2017

 

Class review of Theme 3: Electrical Conductivity and Theme 4: Transmission of Energy

Completing Exploration Gizmo: Energy Conversions @ www.explorelearning.com

Students will be able to describe the different forms of energy, ways energy is converted from one form to another and describe four types of renewable resources.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24 (Theme 3 and 4  + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

CLASS 23 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2017

Theme 3: Electrical Conductivity and Theme 4: Transmission of Energy TEST

 

CLASS 24 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017

 

Theme 6 Electromagnetic Attraction: Am I Attracted to You or Not?

Students will discover the characteristics of magnets and the principle of electromagnets.

HW: THEME 6 VOCABULARY

CLASS # - MONDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2017

 

Room 211 Catch-up Class

 

CLASS 25 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2017 ... HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

 

Returning Theme 3: Electrical Conductivity and Theme 4: Transmission of Energy Test

Completing Theme 6 Electromagnetic Attraction: Am I Attracted to You or Not?

Students will discover the characteristics of magnets and the principle of electromagnets.

Theme 6 Activity: Pole of Attraction
Students will recognize materials that are attracted by magnets and to understand the behaviour of a compass.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (Theme 5 + Gizmo + Vocabulary workbook pages)

 

CLASS 26 - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2017

Theme 6 Activity: Electromagnet
Students will build an electormagnet using a battery, a nail and copper wires.

Exploration Gizmo: Magnetism @ www.explorelearning.com

Students will determine which materials (ferromagnetic) are attracted to a bar magnet, observe the interaction of bar magnets (like poles, opposite poles), and observe magnetic field lines.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (Theme 5 + Gizmo + Vocabulary workbook pages)

 

CLASS 27 - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3 or MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2017

Class review of Theme 5: Transformation of Energy

Completing Exploration Gizmo: Magnetism @ www.explorelearning.com

Students will determine which materials (ferromagnetic) are attracted to a bar magnet, observe the interaction of bar magnets (like poles, opposite poles), and observe magnetic field lines.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (Theme 5 + Gizmo + Vocabulary workbook pages)

CLASS 28 - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2017

 

Theme 5: Transformation of Energy TEST

 

CLASS 29 - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2017

 

Theme 7 Activity: Let's Play Marbles!

Students will dispel the belief that an object with greater mass has a tendency to descend a slope faster than an object with lesser mass.

Theme 7 Gravitational Attraction: What a Fall!
Students will discover the effect of objects in free fall and learn about the factors that influence the speed of falling objects.
HW: THEME 7 VOCABULARY

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