6th Grade STEM Science

6th Grade Ist Quarter August –October 2017

Book Earth's changing surface/STEMscope

 

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Aug 14

C.W/Lab procedures

Social Contract

Science fair info

H.w  due Thursday bring an Orange or a grape fruioe potatoes.

Contracts due Thurs.

Scince fair rules due Fri

Science Fair 4Topics of interest with investigative question and hypothesis due Aug 25

15

Lab safety rules/

 

16

Lab safety

Chap 1:Mapping Earth’ s surface Lesson1 word wall

Vocab: elevation,height, relief, landform mountain, landform region, plain, plateau, topography, projection

17

How to write a hypothesis:

Chap 1:Mapping Earth’ s surface Lesson1 Exploring earth Surface.

http://www.prometheanplanet.com/en/Resources/Item/30021/major-topographical-features-of-the-u-s#.Ug-WAV_D_Dc

 Lab Stations

18

Lab safety Quiz

  How to write a hypothesis:

Aug 21

 Deciding on one Science fair Topic

hypothesis:

 

H.W bring potato on Wed

Review pgG 33

22

  Chap 1:Mapping Earth’ s surface Lesson2

Map Model Map

Projections

23

Chap1Mapping Earth’ s surface :G21-23 lesson 3 Map & computers,GPS

24

  Chap 1:Mapping Earth’ s surface Topographic Reading a Topographic Map

25

Chap 1:Mapping Earth’ s surface Topographic Features of United states

Potato mountain

 Science Fair 4Topics of interest with investigative question and hypothesis Research Plan Dur today

 

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

28

  Chap 1:Mapping Earth’ s   surface Topographic

A map in a pan pgG31

Review pgG 33

 

29

Test: Chap 1 Mapping Earth’ s surface

30

Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

Rocks &  weathering p38

H.W due Thur p 45 Q1-3 Quiz

http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078617529/student_view0/chapter2/chapter_review_quizzes-eng_.html

 STEMS Lesson

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Eid Break

Sep1

 

Eid Break

Sep 4

 

Labor Day/No school

5

Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

Rocks &  weathering p38

Foldable

 

Stems Weathering and erosion Activity

6

EID PARTY

7

Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

Rocks &  weathering

Discovery Activityp G38 Antacid(Drawing Conclusion)

Transparency G13

  Science Fair Alphabetical Bibliography due today

Email Results to teacher@  a.mirza@leaderspreparatory.org

Stems Weathering and erosion Reading B & C

8

IRMA

Sep 11

 IRMA

12

IRMA

13

IRMA

14


Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

Transparency G12 Rocks &  weathering

Lab:Rock shake  G46 ongoing 2 days

Stems Weathering and erosion Do 2 Activity

 Work on Science Fair Notebooks

15

Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

2.2How soil forms G48-54

Transparency G14Soil comp & horizons G 18 organizing info H.W due  wed Quiz  http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078617529/student_view0/chapter2/section3/self-check_quiz-eng_.html

Email Results to teacher@  a.mirza@leaderspreparatory.org

 

Stems Weathering and erosion Do 3 Activity

Science Fair Written research Plan Part a DUE Today. Should include

1.Rationale for your project

2. Brief Synopsis for the back ground

H.W due Thur p54 Q1-3 P 61 Q 1-10, Q11-18

Sep 18

 Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

Comparing soils p 55

Graph

Transparency G15 Soils of N America

Modeling Valley p 94, waves p98 , wind erosion  G 102 Sep 20

Stems Weathering and erosion Open ended Response

Keep working on you Science Fair note book

19

Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

2.3Soil Conservation G56-59

P 63 Q1-6

20

 Test: Chap 2 Weathering & Soil formation

21

Chap  3 Erosion & Deposition Sec 1 Changing Earth’s Surface

Foldable Transparency G19 & G 20 Soils of N America with pg G 66 G69

 

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Chap3 Erosion & Deposition Sec 2 Water erosion Transparency G21

Formation of stalactites & stalagmitesp G 80

H.W due Thur p81 Q1-3

Modeling Valley

 Science Fair Written Project Plan DUE TODAY  Should include1.Materials needed 2.Step by step Method to be followed (experiments) 3.Identify the “Control” and “Variables” of your experiment Sample Data Sheets that you will use to record your data, Risk and safety and data analysis

25

Chap  3 Erosion & Deposition Model due Today

Protecting Homes in Flood Plains pG84

FEMA-background

Laptops

Role playgp 1 A Mayor, A congress man, The head of fedral agency for flood relief

Gp 2people affected by the flood

Gp 3 citizens who oppose spending public money for rebuilding in the floodplains

26

  Chap  3 Erosion & Deposition

3.3&3.4 Force of moving water & Glaciers

Presentation of Models

27

Chap  3 Erosion & Deposition

Review p105-107

 Science Fair Forms Due today

28

Test: Chap  3 Erosion & Deposition 

29

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Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Time Line:  Bring laptops

Table covering paper. Creating travel brochure of you assigned time period: it should represent animals plants, environment  

Oct 2

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Types of Fossilsp112-116

 

3

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Relative age of a rockG177

4

 Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Radioactive datingG123

5

  

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Types of Fossilsp112-116

  STEM 

 

6

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Relative age of a rockG177

Oct 9

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Radioactive datingG123

Science Fair Start the Prior approval experiments ONLY note book check today

10

Geological History STEM

11

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Eras of Earth History

Timeline due today

 Types of Fossilsp112-116

12

Chap 4 A Trip Through Geologic Time

Relative age of a rockG177

13

Nine Weeks Exam