Class Sequence

6th Grade: FUNdamentals of Science When sixth graders make the move to middle school, they are given the chance to explore science broadly.  This class mixes a wide variety of topics. The nature of science figures prominently in this class, and students learn how to...

The Metric System

6th graders have been working through the logistics of a trip to Mars.  This has led to the realization that everyone needs to communicate measurements, calculations, and other values using a common system of measurement.  After a discussion of units of measure, it...