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Phone: 713-251-3900

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6th Grade Science

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       Welcome to 6th Grade Science!!!


PANORAMA SURVEY 


EAGLES SOAR TO SUCCESS

·  Effort not Excuses give 100% in class
· Attitude is Everything- Have a positive attitude
· Give Mutual Respect- Respect the rights, feelings, and property of others
· Logic Reasoning- Use common sense
· Eager to Participate- Be willing to share and participate in class
· Safety First- Follow all safety rules during labs


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Homework and Review Sessions

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Homework 

 Homework will be written on the calendar below.

Homework needs to be written in your agenda everyday

Read and follow all directions CAREFULLY!

Work turned in one day late will lose 20 points

All work is due at the beginning of the period, or it is considered LATE! 

Work will NOT be accepted after one day and will receive a 0.  

 Energy Review Sessions

Review session are offered before and after school ONLY before Test. 

They will be announced in class.

              They are not required but are very helpful.          


Calendar

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Week 34

6th Grade Science

4/23/18

Goals:Force Notes

Assignment: Signed Test due Thursday

Ice Cream conclusion due tomorrow

4/24/18

Goals: Force Examples

Assignment: Signed Test due Thursday

4/25/18

Goals:Speed Notes

Assignment: Signed Test due tomorrow

4/26/18

Goals: Speed Examples

Assignment: Force and Speed Quiz Tuesday

4/27/18

Goals:Intro Egg Drop

Assignment: Force and Speed Quiz Tuesday

Egg drop due Thursday 5/10



Week 33

6th Grade Science

4/16/18

Goals:Energy Study Guide

Assignment: Study Guide due tomorrow

Energy Test Thursday

4/17/18

Goals: Check Energy Study Guide

Assignment: Energy Test Thursday

4/18/18

Goals: Heat  Kahoot  and AC HELMS Kahoot

Assignment: Energy Test tomorrow

4/19/18

Goals: Energy Test

Assignment: No Homework

4/20/18

Goals: Ice Cream Conclusion

Assignment: Ice Cream conclusion due Tuesday


Week 32

6th Grade Science

4/9/18

Goals:Heat Examples

Assignment: Heat and Energy Quiz Thursday

4/10/18

Goals: Energy Stations         Energy Game 1            Energy Game 2             Energy Game 3          Energy Game 4             Energy Game 5

 Assignment: Heat and Energy Quiz Thursday

4/11/18

Goals:Energy Stations

Assignment: Heat and Energy Quiz tomorrow

4/12/18

Goals: Heat and Transformation Quiz

Assignment: Ice Cream Lab tomorrow (bring toppings)

Study Guide due Tuesday

Energy Test Thursday

4/13/18

Goals: Ice Cream Lab

Assignment: Study Guide due Tuesday

Energy Test Thursday



Week 31

6th Grade Science

4/2/18

Goals:AC HELMS notes

Assignment: AC HELMS Quiz Thursday

4/3/18

Goals: Energy Transformations

Assignment: AC HELMS Quiz Thursday

4/4/18

Goals:Energy Transformations

Assignment: AC HELMS Quiz tomorrow

4/5/18

Goals: AC HELMS Quiz/ Heat Notes 

Assignment: No Homework

4/6/18

Goals: Types of Heat

Assignment: No Homework

 

Week 30

6th Grade Science

3/26/18

Goals: Ecosystem Project

Assignment: Ecosystem project due tomorrow BOC

Ecosystem Quiz tomorrow

3/27/18

Goals: Ecosystem Quiz

Assignment: No Homework

3/28/18

Goals: Forms of Energy Book

Assignment: No Homework

3/29/18

Goals: Forms of Energy Book

Assignment: No Homework

3/30/18

NO School

Week 29

6th Grade Science

3/19/18

Goals: Ecosystem Vocab

Assignment: Signed Test due Thursday 

3/20/18

Goals: Ecosystem Examples

Assignment: Ecosystem examples (4) due Thursday

Signed Test due Thursday 

3/21/18

Goals: Ecosystem Project (Project Guidelines) 

A to Z Animals       Houston Zoo       Seaworld  

Population List 1     Population List 2 

Assignment: Ecosystem examples (4) due tomorrow

Signed Test due tomorrow 

Ecosystem Project due Tuesday

3/22/18

Goals: Ecosystem Project

Assignment:  Ecosystem Project due Tuesday

Ecosystem Quiz on Tuesday

3/23/18

Goals: Ecosystem Project

Assignment: Ecosystem Project due Tuesday

Ecosystem Quiz on Tuesday

 

 

Week 27

6th Grade Science

3/5/18

Goals:Biology Study Guide

Assignment: Study Guide due tomorrow

Biology Test Thursday

3/6/18

Goals: Check Study Guide

Assignment: Biology Test Thursday

3/7/18

Goals: Biology Kahoot Part 1  and Biology Kahoot Part 2 

Assignment: Biology Test tomorrow

3/8/18

Goals: Biology Test

Assignment: No Homework

3/9/18

Goals: Planet Earth Video 

Assignment: No Homework

Week 26

6th Grade Science

2/26/18

Goals:Taxonomy and Classification

Assignment: Biology Vocab Quiz tomorrow

2/27/18

Goals: Biology Vocab Quiz

Assignment: No Homework

2/28/18

Goals: Practice Math STAAR/Taxonomy and Classification

Assignment: No Homework

3/1/18

Goals: Practice Reading STAAR/ Taxonomy and Classification

Assignment: No Homework

3/2/18

Goals: Biology Study Guide

Assignment: Study Guide due Tuesday

Biology Test on Thursday

 

Week 25

6th Grade Science

2/19/18

NO School

2/20/18

Goals: Cell Parts and Functions Quiz/

Kingdom Foldable Eubacteria Notes and Fungus Notes

Assignment: No Homework

2/21/18

Goals:Practice Kingdom Foldable Plant Notes and Animal Notes

Assignment: Plant and Animal Notes due tomorrow 

2/22/18

Goals: Kingdom Foldable Protist Notes

Assignment: Kingdom Vocab Quiz on Tuesday 

2/23/18

Goals: Completed Foldable and Biology Vocab Definitions

Assignment: Kingdom Vocab Quiz on Tuesday 

 

 

Week 24

6th Grade Science

2/12/18

Goals:Characteristics of living things

Assignment: Car vs Martian due tomorrow

Microscope Quiz tomorrow, Bring crayons or colored pencils tomorrow

2/13/18

Goals: Microscope Quiz/Cell Parts and  Cell Functions

Assignment: Cell Parts due tomorrow

2/14/18

Goals:Cell Parts and Cell Functions /

Assignment: No Homework

2/15/18

Goals: Prokayote vs Eukaryote/ 3 Domains foldable

Assignment: Domains worksheet due tomorrow

Cell Parts and Functions quiz on Tuesday

2/16/18

Goals: Kingdom Foldable/ Archaebacteria Notes

Assignment: Cell parts and Functions quiz Tuesday




Week 23

6th Grade Science

2/5/18

Goals: Moon Lab

Assignment: Signed Test due Friday 

2/618

Goals: Microscope Parts and Functions/ Biology Vocab 

Assignment: Signed Test due Friday 

2/7/18

Goals:Microscope Rotations Microbus and A to Z History 

Assignment: Signed Test due Friday 

2/8/18

Goals: Microscope Rotations Microbus and A to Z History 

Assignment: Signed Test due tomorrow 

Microscope Quiz on Tuesday

2/9/18

Goals: Microscope Rotations Microbus and A to Z History 

Assignment: Microscope Quiz on Tuesday

 

Week 22

6th Grade Science

1/29/18

Goals:Work on Study Guide

Assignment: Study Guide due tomorrow

Astronomy Test on Thursday

1/30/18

Goals: Check Study Guide

Assignment: Astronomy Test Thursday

1/31/18

Goals:Astronomy Kahoot Planets and Kahoot Vocab

Assignment: Astronomy Test tomorrow

2/2/18

Goals: Astronomy Test

Assignment: No Homework

2/2/18

Goals: Bill Nye: Space Exploration

Assignment: No homework

Week 21

6th Grade Science

1/22/18

Goals:Space Poster

Assignment: No Homework

1/23/18

Goals: Present Projects

Assignment: Open Notes Planet Quiz on Friday

1/24/18

Goals:Present Projects

Assignment Open Notes Planet Quiz on Friday

1/25/18

Goals: Planet Foldable

Assignment: Open Notes Planet Quiz tomorrow

1/26/18

Goals: Open Notes Planet Quiz/ Work on Study Guide

Assignment: Study Guide due Tuesday

Astronomy Test Thursday

Week20

6th Grade Science

1/15/18

NO School

1/16/18

Goals: No School 

Assignment: No School 

1/17/18

Goals: No School 

Assignment: No School 

1/18/18

Goals: 7 mins of Terror passage 

Assignment: 7 mins of Terror passage due tomorrow

1/19/18

Goals: Space Project

Assignment: Space Poster due EOC Monday 


Week 19

6th Grade Science

1/8/18

Goals:Astronomers Flipbook

Assignment: Space Vocab and Astronomers Quiz Thursday

1/9/18

Goals: Galileo Video  

Assignment: Space Vocab and Astronomers Quiz Thursday

1/10/18

Goals: Intro Space Project 

Helpful Websites: NASA Planets, NASA Missions, Astronomy Kids 

Assignment: Space Vocab and Astronomers Quiz tomorrow

Research questions due at the end of class on Friday 

1/11/18

Gals: Space Vocab and Astronomers Quiz

Assignment: Research questions due at end of class on Friday 

1/12/18

Goals:Space Project research 

Helpful Websites: NASA PlanetsNASA MissionsAstronomy Kids 

Assignment: No Homework 


Week 18

6th Grade Science

1/1/18

NO School

1/2/18

NO School

1/3/18

Goals:Space QR

Assignment: Signed Test due Friday

1/4/18

Goals: Solar System Vocab and Space Notes

Assignment: Signed Test due tomorrow

1/5/18

Goals: Ticker Tape Space

Assignment: No Homework