Grade 6 Science
Energy (Magnetism, Sound, Light)
Forms of Energy
Kinetic and Potential Energy
Gravitational Potential Energy
Energy Transfers and Conservation of Energy
Chemical Energy, Mixtures and Solutions
What is Chemistry?
Law of Conservation of Mass
Properties of Matter
Physical Properties and Physical Changes
Chemical Properties and Chemical Changes
What is an Element?
What are Mixtures?
What are Solutions?
What is pH?
Acids and Bases
What are Compounds?
What are Chemical Reactions?
Endothermic and Exothermic Reactions
Types of Chemical Reactions
Characteristics of Life
Characteristics of Living Things
Needs of Living Things
Classification of Living Things
Using Dichotomous Keys
Observing and Comparing Living Things
Parts of the Microscope
Makiing Microscope Slides
Microscope Field of View
Microscope Focal Plane
Observing Specimens with Microscopes
Comparing Plant and Animal Cells
Ecology and Ecosystems
What is Ecology?
What is the Environment?
Biotic vs Abiotic Factors
What is an Ecosystem?
What is a Community?
What is a Population?
Limiting Factors of Populations
What is a Habitat?
Energy Roles in the Environment
Producers and Consumers
What are Orders of Consumers?
Distinguishing Herbivores, Carnivores, Omnivores, and Scavengers
The Role of Decomposers
Characteristics of Food Chains and Food Webs
Organisms and their Niche
How Living Things Interact
Competition as Interaction
Predation as Interaction
Types of Symbiotic Relationships
Cycles in Nature
What is Rhythm?
Daily, Lunar and Annual Rhythms
Migration, Hibernation and Estivation
Nature of Biological Clocks
Cycles of Matter
Functions of the Carbon, Oxygen, and Nitrogen Cycles
Understanding Wildlife Conservation
Endangerment and Extinction of Species
Threats to Wildlife and their Effects:
Intentional and Accidental Killing
Deforestation and Desertification
Forms of Pollution
Effects of Exotic Species