Grade 6 Science Space Unit


Grade 6 Science Space Unit | PDF and Digital Formats: Teachers are provided with 12 in-depth, engaging, and cross-curricular lessons to help their students explore and understand Grade 6 science. This 193-page unit will help you teach science without a textbook. Students will love this engaging and differentiated unit that explains some key concepts about space and our solar system.

  • 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

Lesson Overview

  • Introduction: Safety Rules & Unit Vocabulary
  • Lesson 1: Solar System Components
  • Lesson 2: Light in Space
  • Lesson 3: Humans in Space
  • Lesson 4: Space Exploration Tools
  • Lesson 5: The Earth, Moon, and Sun
  • Lesson 6: Sun Dial Creation Lab
  • Lesson 7: Canadian Contributions To Space
  • Lesson 8: Space Exploration
  • Lesson 9: Mission To Mars Inquiry
  • Lesson 10: Space Unit Test
  • Lesson 11: Bill Nye & Magic School Bus Videos Sub Plans
  • Lesson 12: Space Digital Escape Room

Resource Includes

  • Detailed lesson plans
  • Differentiated lessons and assignments (readings, videos, graphic organizers, interactive notebook activities, group work, projects, labs)
  • 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