Welcome to Mrs. Wilcox's 6th Grade Science Class Page
Welcome to Mrs. Wilcox's 6th grade Science Class!
I want to welcome you all to a brand new school year. I am excited to begin teaching and getting to know our new 6th grade students. I hope to use this class page to let parents know what we will be covering in class, when test will be happening, and to post resources that will be beneficial to student learning. Please note that the schedule may and will change from time to time.
Supplies needed for science:
- composition notebook (can be any color)
- blue folder
- colors or pencil colors for making diagrams and models
Let's make this year a great school year.
Force and Motion
Unit 1: Cells
Monday: March 26: Look at online tools for science state testing
Tuesday, March 27: Food Webs
HW: Study and finish questions
Wednesday: Food Web Task
Thursday: Teacher Out: Alternate Assignment will be given. I will pick this up when we return from Spring Break on Monday, April 9th.
Friday: No School: Spring Break
** When we return from break leap testing will begin on the Wednesday.**
Enjoy your break!!
****LEAP Testing Begins for 6th Grade on Wednesday****
Monday, April 9: Reviewing Moons- Review Questions and Watch a clip from Bill Nye The Science Guy: Moons
Tuesday: April 10: Reviewing Seasons- Review Questions and Watch a clip from Bill Nye The Science Guy: Seasons
Wednesday April, 11- Friday, April 13: 6th Grade Leap Testing
** Leap testing continues until Tuesday, April 17th for 6th grade.**
Monday, April 16-Tuesday, April 17: 6th Grade still testing.
Wednesday, April 18: Energy Pyramid HW: Study Finish Answering Questions and Study
Thursday, April 19: Energy Pyramid HW: Study Finish Answering Questions and Study
Friday, April 20: Water Cycle HW: Finish Model and Study
** Vocabulary due Friday, April 27**
Monday, April 23: Carbon Cycle HW: Study and finish diagram
Tuesday, April 24: Nitrogen Cycle HW: Study and Finish diagram
Wednesday, April 25: Review HW: Study For Test, Complete Study Guide, Make sure vocabulary is complete
Thursday, April 26: Test: Vocabulary is due
Friday, April 27: Human Impact on the Oceans HW: finish questions
April 30-May 4
Monday, April 30: Begin Project on how humans impact ecosystems
Tuesday, May 1: Continue Project
Wednesday, May 2: **** Science LEAP Testing****
Thursday, May 3: Finish up project. Present Projects.... Project will be picked up for a grade.
Friday: short classes: continue to present projects:: Cubby Fights Cancer Day **************
Monday, May 7: Finish presentations/ Complete task
Tuesday, May 8: Review for Unit 6 Test HW: study for district test
Wednesday, May 9:: Unit 6 District Test
Thursday, May 10: Unit 6 District Test
Friday, May 11
May 21-May 24
Monday, May 21: PBIS 6th Grade Fun Day
Tuesday, May 22:
Wednesday, May 23
Thursday, May 24:
Have a great summer!!!