Grade 6

Sara Eastman
Elementary Teacher Gifted
Brecknock Elementary School
Cumru Elementary School
Governor Mifflin Intermediate School
Mifflin Park Elementary School

610-775-5083
seastman@gmsd.k12.pa.us

Grade 6

 

LEQ - click here to answer the lesson essential question for this week

Socrative

Class Activities Evaluating Websites
Earthquakes and Volcanoes Other Sites of Interest
use these for reward time
 

 

Class Activities   TOP

Computer Class Social Studies  Science
Internet Safety Ancient Egypt Websites Forces and Motion 


Broken Friendships

You Can't Take it Back

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Social Networking Prezi


Animoto - use for PSA

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Cyberbullying
Online Safety

Mummies

Ancient Egypt - by British Museum

The Ancient Egypt Site

Giza Pyramid Fly By video

360 pyramid view

Pyramid Builder - click Launch Game

Pyramid Size - calculate the size

 Roller Coaster Simulation - can you make a thrilling coaster?

 

Wikipedia Ancient Rome  Pests

Wikipedia prezi

Wikipedia website

Wiki Watch - rate wikipedia articles

Ancient Rome - categories are near the bottom 

Pest World for Kids

 IPM for kids - lots of links

ABC's of IPM - by U. of Nebraska

 

Citing Resources  Middle Ages Changing Earth


 World Book Online article

Website #1
Website #2

Citation Maker website

Citing Website for research paper


Castle Terms

Explore the Castle

Life in the Middle Ages

Middle Ages for Kids


 Plate Tectonics simulation

 earthquakes and volcanoes

Spreadsheets    Harcourt Reading

Excel review

Excel quiz

 

Theme 1
Theme 2
Theme 3 
Theme 4
Theme 5
Theme 6

 Spelling City - grade 6

  Glogster - create a poster

 

Other Sites            TOP

Catapult - design and test

Cool Math 4 Kids - games and activities

Fun Brain - educational games in many subject areas

NASA

Wacky Web Tales

The White House for kids

Cosmic Quest - design your own space station

On the Prairie - plant vegetation and lead animals to your own prairie land

Ology - genetics, paleontology, astronomy

Yucky, Gross, and Cool Body

 

Evaluating Web Sites            TOP

Amusement Park Physics  

May the Force be With You

Laws of Motion

Fear of Physics
 

Fake Sites To Check Out If You Have Time:
Moonbeam Enterprises
Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus
 

 

TOP
 

 

Earthquake Sites Earthquake Proof Buildings Volcano Sites

 

Earthquake Sites

National Earthquake Info Center earthquake.usgs.gov/regional/neic/
This Dynamic Earth  (Plate tectonics) pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/dynamic.html
Common Earthquake Myths www.scec.org/education/public/allmyths.html 
Worldwide Earthquake Locator tsunami.geo.ed.ac.uk/local-bin/quakes/mapscript/home.pl
How Earthquakes Occur (animated) projects.crustal.ucsb.edu/understanding/elastic/rebound.html
FAQ on Earthquakes earthquake.usgs.gov/learning/faq.php?categoryID=1
What to do in an Earthquake  www.gns.cri.nz/what/earthact/earthquakes/whattodoineq.html
FEMA for Kids: Earthquakes www.fema.gov/kids/quake.htm
Earthquakes for Kids earthquake.usgs.gov/learning/kids.php
Earthforce www.fi.edu/earth/earth.html
National Earthquake Information Center earthquake.usgs.gov/regional/neic/

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Earthquake Proof Buildings

Earthquake Exercises for Schools: Designing S. mceer.buffalo.edu/infoservice/Education/structureLessonPlan.asp
Education Programs: Multidisciplinary Center mceer.buffalo.edu/infoservice/Education/educationSources.asp
Savage Earth: Restless Planet www.thirteen.org/savageearth/earthquakes/index.html
ABAG Earthquake Quiz www.abag.ca.gov/bayarea/eqmaps/quiz.html
DarylScience's Earth Sci Demo Page  www.darylscience.com/DemoEarth.html
Science Earth - Lesson Plans Webquests www.edhelper.com/Earthquakes.htm
Google Search: earthquake proof buildings www.google.com/search?q=earthquake+proof+buildings&hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&start=0&sa=N
Water Towers www.water-towers.com 
Table Top earthquakes pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/ofr-98-0767/
Towers  www.ohiobarns.com/othersites/watertowers/wt.html 

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Volcano Sites

Volcano Live www.volcanolive.com 
How Stuff Works: Volcanoes www.howstuffworks.com/volcano.htm
Volcanoes: Melting Rocks www.learner.org/exhibits/volcanoes/meltrock.html
Make Your Own Volcano www.learningtreasures.com/volcano.htm

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