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Grade 6: Science: Space

This guide has resources to support the grade 6 student in science. Topics include space, flight, diversity of living things, and electricity.

HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR WRITING SKILLS

Important words to know

Use a dictionary to learn the meaning of these words:

axis, tilt, rotation, revolution, planets, moons, comets, asteroids

SUGGESTED DATABASES

VLC Bookmark

Logins for all VLC databases are found on the back of the VLC Bookmark.

Talk to your LCI today!

BOOK SUGGESTIONS

Students!

 Please check out your Learning Commons for these books and more.  If these books are not available--please visit your Learning Commons Informationist to help you find a print or eBook that will meet your needs and interests.

Suggested Search Terms for Destiny

asteroid, astronaut, astronomer, black hole, Canadarm, comets, constellations, Earth, International Space Station, Jupiter, Lunar Rover,  Mars, Mars Rover, Mercury, moon, NASA, Neptune, planets, satellite,Saturn, solar system, space, space shuttle, space travel, stars, sun, telescope, universe, Uranus, Venus

HOW DO ASTRONAUTS......

FUN WAYS TO LEARN ABOUT THE UNIVERSE. CHECK OUT THE LINKS BELOW!

OUT OF THIS WORLD

People around the world followed Commander Chris Hadfield as he tweeted from the International Space Station, now we can continue to follow him since he has returned to earth.

He continues to post really cool pictures from space, as well as current things happening 'out of this world!' 

K-GR. 6 ASK US/DEMANDE MOI

K-GR. 6: HOW DO I FIND OUT ABOUT MY TOPIC?

GET ORGANIZED

Inspiration software

Don't forget the Inspiration software found on all UCDSB computers.

This program is for visual learning:

graphic organizers, concept mapping, mind mapping, outlining, webbing, and plots and graphs.

K-GR. 6: HOW DO I CREATE & CITE MY WORK

ACADEMIC HONESTY CHECKLIST & BOOKMARK

Use this checklist to help you cite your sources!