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. Check back often to see updated information!!
Supplies needed for science:
- composition notebook (can be any color)
- blue folder with prongs
- colors or pencil colors for making diagrams and models
- pencils (year supply)
- paper (year supply)
- Scotch tape (to tape in worksheets into notebook)
- $5.00 Lab fee
- Optional pencil pouch to store their supplies
Let's make this year a great school year.
Unit 1: Cells
Monday: What is the difference between an element and compound?
Tuesday: Modeling molecules
Wednesday: Modeling molecules
Thursday: Modeling extended molecules
Friday: What makes a living thing a living thing?
Tuesday: Teacher out for meeting :: Alternate Assignment will be given. This will be graded
Wednesday: Teacher out for meeting: Alternate Assignment will be given.
Friday: Movie Reward Day for No Referrals for 1st semester!!!!!!
Monday: No School
Tuesday: No School
Wednesday: labeling parts of an animal cell
Thursday: labeling parts of plant cell
Friday: Begin cell project
** Whatever is not complete in class for cell project is due on Wednesday, January 30.**
** Review notes nightly.**
**Vocabulary due Thursday, February 7.**
District test on Unit 5 February 6 and 7th.
January 28-February 1
Monday: Review of cells
Tuesday: Water Cycle
Wednesday: Carbon Cycle (cell project due)
Thursday: Nitrogen Cycle
* Cell project due on Wednesday, January 30.**
** Make sure students are studying notes nightly. **
**Vocabulary and model trackers due February 7.**
** District Test on Unit 5 February 6 & 7.**
February 4- 8
Tuesday: Review for district test
Wednesday: District Test
Thursday: District Test (vocabulary and model trackers are due)
Friday: Life Science: Abiotic and Biotic Factors