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Grade 6 Science Flight Unit



Total Pages: 172 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: 2 Months
File Type: Zip

Grade 6 Science Flight

In this Grade 6 Science Flight unit, teachers are provided with 12 in-depth, engaging, and cross-curricular lessons to help their students explore and understand Grade 6 science.

This 172-page Grade 6 Science Flight unit will help you teach science without a textbook. Students will love this engaging and differentiated unit that explains some key concepts about how things fly.

  • This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning, i.e. Google Classroom™.
  • The unit also comes with Google Slides™ versions of the included lessons for 1:1 technology schools.

Curriculum Alignment: Ontario Science Curriculum 2007

This Grade 6 Science Flight unit is also included in the Grade 6 Science Bundle and the Grade 6/7 Science Bundle

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Grade 6 Science Flight – Lesson Overview:

  • Introduction: Safety Rules & Unit Vocabulary
  • Lesson 1A: The Properties of Air
  • Lesson 1B: The Properties of Air Demonstration
  • Lesson 2: Compression and Insulation of Air
  • Lesson 3: Four Forces of Flight
  • Lesson 4: Unbalanced Forces
  • Lesson 5: How The Four Forces Can Be Altered
  • Lesson 6: Characteristics And Adaptations That Enable Living Things To Fly
  • Lesson 7: Paper Airplane Lab
  • Lesson 8: Air Travel Inquiry
  • Lesson 9: Flight Unit Test
  • Lesson 10: Sub Plans
  • Lesson 11: Drones Article Independent Work
  • Lesson 12: Flight Digital Escape Room

Grade 6 Science Flight – Resource Includes:

  • Detailed lesson plans
  • Differentiated Lessons and assignments (readings, videos, graphic organizers, interactive notebook activities, group work, projects, lab)
  • Mp3 audio files of each article
  • Detailed unit plans, answer keys, and assessment rubrics
  • Lessons are divided up with title pages for easy access
  • Student assignment choice and variety
  • Quizzes (PDF and Self-Marking Google Forms)
  • Unit Test (PDF and Self-Marking Google Forms)
  • Science Lab
  • Sub Plans
  • PDF format
  • Google Slides format

Grade 6 Science Flight – Teacher Feedback:

  1. “I used this for a summer school program. I absolutly loved the format and wish I could find something to go along with CCSS. The kids found it engaging and recived many thank you notes from parents saying how much thier child is enjoying my class. We did the experiments in the videos too!”
  2. “This is a great resource! The kids absolutely loved the QR codes for vocabulary and the readings were engaging. I will definitely recommend this resource.”
  3. “A fantastic resource in every way! It was easy to follow and implement. It covered the curriculum and it made my planning that much more easier! A must-have!”
  4. “Great product as always from 2 peas and a dog! Everything is very easy to follow and at the students’ level. I love that it comes with digital and audio files so I can easily post digital versions if needed. I like the mix of styles and lots of hands on options. The videos to show experiments is super easy so I can show them or use them as an example to see how I can recreate with my class live. Can’t wait for more science units!”

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