The second semester of sixth-grade science includes reading assignments, activities, and resources to help you understand aspects of the nature of science, physical science, and earth science. After completing this semester, you will have a better understanding of groundwater resources, the atmosphere in motion, life's structure and function, classification of living things, and animal behavior. You will also learn to use the scientific method to investigate problems and conduct scientific experiments.
This course is designed to help you see the world in an inquisitive way; you are encouraged to find answers to your questions and develop a better understanding of your surroundings. The goal is for you to become a creative thinker and problem solver.
National Geographic Society et al., Texas Science, Grade 6. (2002). Glencoe/McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07-825458-2