Welcome to Mrs. Wilcox's 6th Grade Science Class Page

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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
  • pencils
  • paper

 Let's make this year a great school year. 

 Mrs. Wilcox 

March 26-30

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!!

April 9-13

****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.** 

April 16-20

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**

April 23-27

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 **************

May 7-11

 

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 14-18

 

 

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!!!

Links to Science Websites