Subject/Grade Level/Unit Title  Timeframe/Grading Period  Big Idea/Themes/Understandings  Essential Questions  Standards  Essential Skills  Vocabulary  Assessment Tasks  Resources  

Science Grade 6 Measurement and Graphing 
45 weeks 
Measuring Variables Units of Measurement Rounding Numbers Creating Graphs from Data

What tools do we use and how do we measure variables acurately? How and why do we form estimates? What are significant numbers and how do we round numbers? What is rate and how is it calculated?


Choosing the right tool for the job. Measuring length, volume, mass, temperature, and time accurately. Forming estimates. Calculating rates of change.

Measurement Estimation Precesion Accuracy Rounding Significant number GPS systems Latitude Longitude SI Units Prefixes Tera Giga Mega Kilo Hector Deca Deci Centi Milli Micro Nano Length Volume Mass Weight Temperature Rate 
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Read Works Articles Bill Nye Videos UPCO Intermediate Level Science 