Sixth Grade Science

Information about Sixth Grade science program at RCPS

Sixth Grade

Topics covered:

-Plan and conduct investigations using a scientific model. -Investigate basic sources of energy, their origins, transformations, and uses. -Investigate the role of solar energy on Earth systems and processes. -Analyze the basic units of matter and interpret the Periodic Table. -Investigate the properties of water and its roles in the environment. -Explore the properties of air and the structure and dynamics of the Earth’s atmosphere. -Watershed investigations. -The solar system, and the history of space exploration

Sixth Graders experiencing a Meaningful Watershed Educational

Every 6th Grade Student in Rockingham County should have a Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience