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Grade 6 Science Terms
Chordate
Exoskeleton
Appendage
Ectotherm
An animal that has the beginnings of a backbone during one or…
A hard external covering of an animal
An external structure that extends from the main body
A cold blooded animal whose body temperature fluctuates with…
Chordate
An animal that has the beginnings of a backbone during one or…
Exoskeleton
A hard external covering of an animal
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Grade 6 Science
Cast
Chromatography
Classification
Constant Variable
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
A variable which is kept the same or unchanging.
Cast
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Chromatography
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
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Grade 6 Science Terms
Proton
Periodic Table
Dissolve
Solubility
A stable particle with positive charge equal to the negative…
A table arrangement of the chemical elements according to ato…
When a solute is added to a solvent and the solute disappears.
To what extent a substance can be dissolved. For instance, sa…
Proton
A stable particle with positive charge equal to the negative…
Periodic Table
A table arrangement of the chemical elements according to ato…
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Grade 6 Science - Air and Aerodynamics Key Terms
Aerodynamics
Air
Airfoil
Air Pressure
The science of moving through air.
An invisible mixture of gases which make up the Earth's atmos…
A shape designed to provide lift when air flows around it.
The force exerted on the surface of objects by the weight of…
Aerodynamics
The science of moving through air.
Air
An invisible mixture of gases which make up the Earth's atmos…
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Science Grade 6- Measuerment
Volume
Area
10 Millimeter
1 Centimeter
L x W x H
L x W
mm. = 1 centimeter
cm. = 10 millimeters
Volume
L x W x H
Area
L x W
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Grade 6 Science: Energy
Convection
Conduction
Radiation
Energy
the transfer of heat through the motion of liquids and gasses
the transfer of heat through the collision of atoms, by direc…
the heat transfer through electromagnetic waves
the ability to do work and cause change
Convection
the transfer of heat through the motion of liquids and gasses
Conduction
the transfer of heat through the collision of atoms, by direc…
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Grade 6 Science
Cast
Chromatography
Classification
Constant Variable
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
A variable which is kept the same or unchanging.
Cast
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Chromatography
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
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Grade 6 Science - Sky Science Key Terms
Altitude
Astroids
Astronomy
Atmosphere
The distance a heavenly body appears above the horizon as mea…
Chunks of rock that vary in size from very large (approximate…
The study of the Universe and all of the bodies that appear i…
A layer of air between the Earth and outer space.
Altitude
The distance a heavenly body appears above the horizon as mea…
Astroids
Chunks of rock that vary in size from very large (approximate…
13 terms
Space Science - Solar System Review - Grade 6
Seasons
Eclipse
Solar System
Sun
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
One celestial body obscures another
The sun and its eight planets is called the
A spherical body that provides heat and light to the solar sy…
Seasons
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
Eclipse
One celestial body obscures another
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Space science grade 6
Fusion
Microgravity
Constellation
Light year
A nuclear reaction that occurs naturally in the center of sta…
The condition of experiencing weightlessness in orbit.
A group of stars that form a pattern or shape in the night sk…
The distance that travels in one year
Fusion
A nuclear reaction that occurs naturally in the center of sta…
Microgravity
The condition of experiencing weightlessness in orbit.
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LXMS Nature of Science - grade 6
Scientific Investigation
Observation
Experiment
Hypothesis
How scientists gain knowledge about the world.
Gathering information using the senses
Using controlled tests and observations to gather information.
A testable idea or explanation that leads to an investigation.
Scientific Investigation
How scientists gain knowledge about the world.
Observation
Gathering information using the senses
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Grade 6 science lavelle
Eukaryotes
Protozoans
Contractile vacuole
Pseudopods
Organisms that have cells that contain a nucleus
Animal like protists (move predators )
Structure that pushes out water that has entered a cell throu…
Temporary bulges in a cell membrane that fill with cytoplasm…
Eukaryotes
Organisms that have cells that contain a nucleus
Protozoans
Animal like protists (move predators )
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Astronomers Grade 6 Science
Aristotle
Ptolemy
Copernicus
Galileo
A Greek philosopher that thought the Earth was the the center…
A Greek Man who developed a detailed geocentric model. Propos…
A Polish man who proposed the heliocentric solar system. Peop…
An Italian man who documented observations that supported the…
Aristotle
A Greek philosopher that thought the Earth was the the center…
Ptolemy
A Greek Man who developed a detailed geocentric model. Propos…
science grade 6 -sound
binary code
amplitude
wavelength
frequency
a way to store and communicate information as digitized signals
the distance a wave oscillates from its resting position
the distance from any point on one wave to a corresponding po…
the number of oscillations produced in a certain amount of time
binary code
a way to store and communicate information as digitized signals
amplitude
the distance a wave oscillates from its resting position
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science grade 6
cell
stimulis
homeostasis
DNA
Basic unit of all living things
anything that is part of an environment and causes some sort…
Cells and systems maintain a constant internal balance
(deoxyribonucleic acid) a complex molecule containing the gen…
cell
Basic unit of all living things
stimulis
anything that is part of an environment and causes some sort…
26 terms
Grade 6 Science-Evidence and investigation
Cast
Chromatography
Classification
Constant Variable
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
A variable which is kept the same or unchanging.
Cast
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Chromatography
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
13 terms
Space Science - Solar System Review - Grade 6
Seasons
Eclipse
Solar System
Sun
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
One celestial body obscures another
The sun and its eight planets is called the
A spherical body that provides heat and light to the solar sy…
Seasons
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
Eclipse
One celestial body obscures another
17 terms
Astronomers and Astronauts - Grade 6 Science
Aristotle
Aristarchus
Ptolemy
Copernicus
A Greek philosopher that thought the Earth was the the center…
The very first Greek astronomer who proposed a heliocentric m…
developed a detailed geocentric model. Proposed a circular or…
Proposed the heliocentric, people didn't believe him
Aristotle
A Greek philosopher that thought the Earth was the the center…
Aristarchus
The very first Greek astronomer who proposed a heliocentric m…
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Grade 6 Science Vocab September
criteria
constraint
observation
inference
what you need to do in an experiment
problems you may encounter
something that can be observed using any of your 5 senses
something you think based on past experiences and things you…
criteria
what you need to do in an experiment
constraint
problems you may encounter
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Grade 6 Science-Matter
thermal energy
expand
contract
conductor
the total energy of particles that make up matter
to take up more space
to take up less space
a substance through which energy travels easily
thermal energy
the total energy of particles that make up matter
expand
to take up more space
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Grade 6 Science Vocabulary
Air resistance
Alcohol
Bacteria
Carbon dioxide
A force that is caused by the air pushing against an object.
A substance that is found in beer and drinks like vodka and i…
A very small organisms that can cause disease in humans.
One of the gases that make up the air.
Air resistance
A force that is caused by the air pushing against an object.
Alcohol
A substance that is found in beer and drinks like vodka and i…
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Grade 6-Science: Safety Symbols
General Safety Awareness
Physical Safety
Safety Goggles
Plastic Gloves
Read all directions for an experiment several times. Follow t…
If the lab includes physical activity, use caution to avoid i…
Always wear safety goggles to protect your eyes in any activi…
Wear disposable plastic gloves to protect yourself from conta…
General Safety Awareness
Read all directions for an experiment several times. Follow t…
Physical Safety
If the lab includes physical activity, use caution to avoid i…
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Science GRADE 6 - ECOSYSTEM
ecosystem
organism
habitat
biotic factors
all the living and nonliving things that interact in a partic…
living thing which obtains food, water, shelter, and other th…
place in which an organism lives and provides the things the…
living parts of an ecosystem
ecosystem
all the living and nonliving things that interact in a partic…
organism
living thing which obtains food, water, shelter, and other th…
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SCMS Science Vocabulary Grade 6
length
volume
property
temperature
How long an object is
How much space something takes up
Any characteristic that can be observed
How hot or cold something is
length
How long an object is
volume
How much space something takes up
Grade 6 - Science - Chemistry, NGSS
List subatomic particless and their ch…
Electron
What forms when atoms combine?
Definition of Matter
Proton - positive, Neutron - Neutral, Electron - Negative
Smallest subatomic part of an atom
Molecules or Compounds
is anything that has mass and takes up space (volume). Can be…
List subatomic particless and their ch…
Proton - positive, Neutron - Neutral, Electron - Negative
Electron
Smallest subatomic part of an atom
16 terms
Trees and Forests-Grade 6 Science
Deciduous
Carnivore
Cultivated species
Photosynthesis
Tree or shrub that sheds leaves annually
Eats meat
Introduced into new environments
Plants use carbon dioxide, water and sunlight to produce gluc…
Deciduous
Tree or shrub that sheds leaves annually
Carnivore
Eats meat
McCutcheon Grade 6 science vocabulary weather
temperature
heat
thermal energy
conduction
a measure of how hot or cold a substance is.
is the transfer of thermal energy from a hotter object to a c…
total energy of motion in the particles of a substance.
the direct transfer of heat from one substance to another sub…
temperature
a measure of how hot or cold a substance is.
heat
is the transfer of thermal energy from a hotter object to a c…
8 terms
Grade 6 Science- Volcanoes
extinct volcano
dormant volcano
active volcano
magma
Volcano that is unlikely to erupt again.... Also called a dead v…
A volcano that has not erupted for a number of years but may…
A volcano that is erupting or has shown signs that it may eru…
A molten mixture of rock-forming substances, gases, and water…
extinct volcano
Volcano that is unlikely to erupt again.... Also called a dead v…
dormant volcano
A volcano that has not erupted for a number of years but may…
10 terms
Science Grade6
Ecosystems
Food chain
Food web
Water cycle
All the living and non-living things that interect in an area.
series of events one organism
many overlapping food chains
evaporation, condensation, precipitation
Ecosystems
All the living and non-living things that interect in an area.
Food chain
series of events one organism
9 terms
Grade 6 Science 3 Pictures
beetle
true bug
butterfly
moth
beetle
true bug
17 terms
Earth Science Grade 6
earthquake
volcano
magma
lava
shaking of earth's surface as plates move or break
area on the earth where magma from below the earth's surface…
molten (melted) rock beneath the earth's surface
thick, gooey, molten (melted) rock that reaches earth's surfa…
earthquake
shaking of earth's surface as plates move or break
volcano
area on the earth where magma from below the earth's surface…
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Science Grade 6- Triple Beam Balance
Triple Beam Balance
Mass
Weight
The 3 Beams
used to find the mass of an object
the amount of matter in an object. In scientific terms we onl…
the measure of the force of gravity on you
each beam is in different increments of 10. The order is 100'…
Triple Beam Balance
used to find the mass of an object
Mass
the amount of matter in an object. In scientific terms we onl…
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Space Science - Solar System Review - Grade 6
Seasons
Eclipse
Solar System
Sun
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
One celestial body obscures another
The sun and its eight planets is called the
A spherical body that provides heat and light to the solar sy…
Seasons
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
Eclipse
One celestial body obscures another
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Grade 6 Science - Topic IV
jet stream
weather
ocean currents
climate
Bands of high-speed winds about 10 kilometers above Earth's s…
The conditions of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
streams of water within the ocean that move in regular patter…
The average annual conditions of temperature, precipitation,w…
jet stream
Bands of high-speed winds about 10 kilometers above Earth's s…
weather
The conditions of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
12 terms
Grade 6 Science Vocab September
variation
reliability
repeatable
criteria
a spread of data
occurs when you get consistent results using the same materia…
when someone follows the procedure and gets similar results
what you need to do in an experiment
variation
a spread of data
reliability
occurs when you get consistent results using the same materia…
36 terms
VMHS Inner Planets Grade 6 Science
Inner Planets
Terrestrial Planets
Small, Dense, with Rocky Surfaces
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Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
Inner Planets are often referred to as _______.
Characteristics of Inner Planets
_______% of the Earth is covered with water
Inner Planets
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
Terrestrial Planets
Inner Planets are often referred to as _______.
Grade 6 Science: FOSS Flippers Review
catapult
system
standard
Independent Variable
a lever arm that is loaded with energy and launches an object…
two or people or objects working together for a purpose
The basic procedure used in a controlled experiment, before c…
The variable that "I" am in charge of setting up/ maniputlating
catapult
a lever arm that is loaded with energy and launches an object…
system
two or people or objects working together for a purpose
Grade 6 science cells and levels of organization
muscle cell
nerve cell
white blood cells
red blood cells
expands and contracts to move bones; used for locomotion
sends and receives messages around the body
attacks and kills germs; keeps the body healthy
carries oxygen and other material around the body
muscle cell
expands and contracts to move bones; used for locomotion
nerve cell
sends and receives messages around the body
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Grade 6 Science- Volcanoes
extinct volcano
dormant volcano
active volcano
magma
Volcano that is unlikely to erupt again.... Also called a dead v…
A volcano that has not erupted for a number of years but may…
A volcano that is erupting or has shown signs that it may eru…
A molten mixture of rock-forming substances, gases, and water…
extinct volcano
Volcano that is unlikely to erupt again.... Also called a dead v…
dormant volcano
A volcano that has not erupted for a number of years but may…
28 terms
Science Grade 6 Quarter 4
The breaking down of rock, soil and mi…
Sediments that are weathered, eroded,…
What is deposition?
Tree roots breaking apart sidewalks is…
Weathering
stratification
When sediment is dropped at a new location
Physical Weathering
The breaking down of rock, soil and mi…
Weathering
Sediments that are weathered, eroded,…
stratification
26 terms
Grade 6 - Science - Forces, Friction, Gravity, Motion
Force
How Do Forces Affect Objects?
How Do You Measure Force?
Newton
a push or a pull that one object exerts on another.... For exam…
Force can change the motion of objects.... For example, when a…
We use a spring scale. In a spring scale the spring is attach…
A unit for measuring force. It is equal to the weight of a D…
Force
a push or a pull that one object exerts on another.... For exam…
How Do Forces Affect Objects?
Force can change the motion of objects.... For example, when a…
11 terms
Science & the Natural World Grade 6
process
pose
evidence
observing
a series of actions or events
to put forward a question or a problem
facts, figures, or signs that help prove a statement
using one or more of your senses to gather information
process
a series of actions or events
pose
to put forward a question or a problem
11 terms
Grade 6 science: Building blocks of organisms.2
Multi-cellular organisms
Tissues
organs
Organ syetem
contain specialized cells for specific functions.
groups of cells that develop in the same way. e.g heart muscle.
groups of tissues combined to form a single structure to work…
group of organs that carry out a process.
Multi-cellular organisms
contain specialized cells for specific functions.
Tissues
groups of cells that develop in the same way. e.g heart muscle.
12 terms
Grade 6 Science - Heat and Matter Vocabulary
Positive Number
Negative Number
Heat
Thermal energy
A number greater than zero
A number less than zero
A flow of energy from warmer matter to cooler matter
The total energy of the particles that make up any matter
Positive Number
A number greater than zero
Negative Number
A number less than zero
9 terms
Grade 6 Science Fusion J 3-4
rod
depth
nearsighted
lens
What type of specialized cell in the eye is used for detectin…
Each eye sees objects slightly differently because each eye i…
Slightly flattening the cornea corrects what type of vision?
Which part of the eye is responsible for focusing an image on…
rod
What type of specialized cell in the eye is used for detectin…
depth
Each eye sees objects slightly differently because each eye i…
6 terms
Grade 6 - Science set 1
Organism
Habitat
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
A living thing
Place where an organism lives
The living parts of an organism's habitat
A non-living part of an organism's habitat
Organism
A living thing
Habitat
Place where an organism lives
34 terms
ACES Grade 6 Science What is Earth?
The Earth system that contains living…
Earth's gravity pulls gases into layer…
The atmosphere contains 21% of _______.
The atmosphere contains 78% of ______.
biosphere
atmosphere
oxygen
nitrogen
The Earth system that contains living…
biosphere
Earth's gravity pulls gases into layer…
atmosphere
15 terms
Grade 6 Science Organelles
ribosomes
cells
cell membrane
nucleus
produce proteins
smallest unit of a living thing
surrounds a cell *selectively permeable
contains DNA of a cell
ribosomes
produce proteins
cells
smallest unit of a living thing
39 terms
Sky science grade 6
asteroid
asteroid belt
astronomy
atmosphere
chunks of rock in many different sizes
the area between the inner and outer planets that is filled w…
the study of the universe
a layer of air surrounding the Earth between Earth and outer…
asteroid
chunks of rock in many different sizes
asteroid belt
the area between the inner and outer planets that is filled w…
27 terms
VMHS Grade 6 Science: Comets, Meteors, and Astroids
ice and dust
ellipses
dirty snowballs
nucleus, coma, and tail
Comets: objects in space made mostly of _______.
Comets orbit the sun in _____, or very long, narrow orbits.
Comets are sometimes called _____.
Comets have three main parts: _____.
ice and dust
Comets: objects in space made mostly of _______.
ellipses
Comets orbit the sun in _____, or very long, narrow orbits.
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