6th Grade STEM Science

               6th Grade Mar- May 2018 

Book     Inside earth                                           

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Bk Inside Earth

Chap 1.3 p18-22  drifting Continents

Concept web 113

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 Bk Inside Earth

Chap 1.3 p18-22  drifting Continents

Work sheets

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Bk Inside Earth

Chap 1.4 p23-29

Outline

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Bk Inside Earth

Chap 1.4 p23-29

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Bk Inside Earth

Chap 1.5 Theory of plate Tectonics p 32-36

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Stanford Achievement Testing (SAT 10)

 

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Stanford Achievement Testing (SAT 10)

 

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Stanford Achievement Testing (SAT 10)

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Stanford Achievement Testing (SAT 10)

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Stanford Achievement Testing (SAT 10)

 

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Review of Chap 1

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 Chap 1

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 Chap 2.1 Forces in Earths Crust

P 45 Types of stress paper activity ask students to describe the direction of force

Kind of fault

Vocab p 137 c

Concept map p 137

p56 Math Analyzing data Q1-4 Chap 2.1 how can earths surface be changed over timep48

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Chap 2.2 how do seismic waves travel through earth p51

Dominoes Energy transfer

P,s & surface wavesp53

Skills lab activityp55

Locating epicenter p57

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 Chap 2.3 Monitoring devices p62-63

2.4 Earthquake safety 68-73

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Chap 2 p77Q1-10 oral

Q11-19 written

P79 Q1-5

 H.W: Worksheet due Thursday

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Chap 2

Test

18 Chap 3.1 Volcanoes & plate Tectonics p  82 Chap 3.2 properties of magma p 87 vocab viscosity

Key Concepts: Where are most of Earth’s volcanoes found?How do hot spot volcanoes form?

Key Terms: volcano, magma, lava, Ring of Fire, island arc, hot spot

Key Concepts:Why is it helpful to know the physical and chemical properties of a substance?

What causes some liquids to flow more easily than others?

What factors determine the viscosity of magma?

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3.3 What are volcanic rock like? P91

Key Concepts:What happens when a volcano erupts?

What are the two types of volcanic eruptions?

What are a volcano’s stages of activity?

Key Terms:magma chamber, pipe, vent, lava flow, crater, pyroclastic flow, dormant, extinct

20 3.4 Volcanic Landforms

 Key Concepts:What landforms do lava and ash create?

How does magma that hardens beneath the surface create landforms?What other distinctive features occur in volcanic areas?

Key Terms:shield volcano, cinder cone, composite volcano, caldera

volcanic neck, dike, sill, batholith, geothermal activity, geyser

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Chap 3

Test

 

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 Chap 4Minerals Properties of Minerals

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 Lab:A Mouthful Of Minerals

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Mineral debate

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Classifying Rocks

DiscoverHow Do Rocks Compare?

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Igneous Rocks

DiscoverHow Do Igneous Rocks Form?Analyzing DataMineral Composition of Granite

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Sedimentary Rocks

DiscoverHow Does Pressure Affect Particles of Rock?

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Rocks From Reefs

DiscoverHow Does a Rock React to Acid?Assign students to study air sample for a week.table pg 27

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The Rock CycleDiscoverWhich Rock Came First? Key Concepts What is the rock cycle?   What is the role of plate tectonics in the rock cycle?

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Chap 4

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