Typical Course of Study

6th Grade Science

Annotated links for the typical course of study for to help you cover each topic and check mastery of that skill. This is a work in progress that I assume will take a while to complete. I will be adding links and pages periodically.

  • Classification of living things
  • Ecosystems
  • Ecology and the environment
  • Microbes
  • Algae and fungi
  • Human body
  • Food for growth and energy
  • Climate and weather
  • Recycling of resources
  • Elementary geology
  • Oceans
  • Electric and magnetic interactions
  • Electricity and its uses
  • Sound, light, and heat
  • Nuclear energy and radioactivity
  • Solar and geothermal energy
  • Conservation
  • Elements and compounds
  • Universe
  • Simple astronomy
  • Space and space travel
  • Scientific theory
  • Inventions and discoveries
6th Grade Course of Study
  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Language Arts
  • Health/Safety
  • Mathematics

Used by permission of World Book