SIXTH GRADE

Schedule Room 211

Monday @ 9:15, Tuesday @ 2:00, Thur. @ 1:00

 

Schedule Room 212

Monday @ 8:15, Tuesday @ 1:00, Thur. @ 2:00

 

CLASS 1 - MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2015

 

Great Inventions and Grand Discoveries
Students will be introduced to a variety of inventors and their inventions/discoveries.

CLASS 2 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2015

 

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

HW: THEME 1 VOCABULARY

 

CLASS 3 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2015

 

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

 

CLASS 4 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2015

 

Theme 1 Activity: Appearances Can Be Deceiving!
Students will observe that solids do not all dissolve the same way in water (solubility).

 

CLASS 5 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2015

 

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

 

CLASS 6 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

 

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

 

CLASS 7 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2015

 

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 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 (Theme 1 + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 8 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2015

 

General Assembly in Mini-Auditorium

Going over Theme 1: Solubility Review Worksheet

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 (Theme 1 + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 9 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2015

 

Theme 2 Combustion: The Fire Triangle

Students will learn the elements necessary for combustion.

HW: THEME 2 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 (Theme 1 + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 10 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2015

 

Theme 1: Solubility TEST

 

CLASS 11 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2015

 

Completing Theme 2 Combustion: The Fire Triangle

Students will learn the elements necessary for combustion.

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1 (Theme 2 workbook and textbook pages)
 

CLASS 12 - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2015

 

Demonstration Activity: Spontaneous Human Combustion
Students will observe the effects of water on hot wax and the effects of burning ethanol.

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 1 (Theme 2 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 13 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2015

 

Class review of Theme 2: Combustion

Theme 3 Electrical Conductivity: Is Your Knowledge Current?
Students will recognize open and closed circuits. They will also identify between electrical conductors and insulators.

HW: THEME 3 VOCABULARY

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1 (Theme 2 workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 14 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2015

 

Theme 2: Combustion TEST
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 15 - MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2015

 

Returning Theme 1: Solubility 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 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2015

 

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 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2015

 

Returning Theme 2: Combustion Test

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.

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15

 

CLASS 18 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2015

 

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

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20 (Theme 3 and 4  + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

HW: PRACTICE FOR CARIBOU MATH CONTEST @ WWW.CARIBOUTESTS.COM - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15

 

CLASS 19 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015

 

Caribou Math Contest 1 of 6

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20 (Theme 3 and 4  + Gizmo workbook and textbook pages)

 

CLASS 20 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2015

 

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

 

CLASS 21 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2015

 

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

 

CLASS 22 - MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2015

 

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.

 

CLASS 23 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2015

 

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, NOVEMBER 3 (Theme 5 + Gizmo + Vocabulary workbook pages)

 

CLASS 24 - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2015

 

Teacher Strike - NO SCHOOL / NO CLASSES

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3 (Theme 5 + Gizmo + Vocabulary workbook pages)

 

CLASS 25 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015

 

Class review of Theme 5: Transformation of Energy

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

HW: REVIEW FOR TEST - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3 (Theme 5 + Gizmo + Vocabulary workbook pages)

 

CLASS 26 - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2015

 

Theme 5: Transformation of Energy TEST

 

CLASS 27 - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015

 

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.

 

CLASS 28 - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2015

 

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.

 

CLASS 29 - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2015

 

Returning Theme 5: Transformation of Energy Test

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.

 

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