6th Grade Science

6th Grade Syllabus
Teacher: Margie Faulkner Email Address:
Phone: (830) 357-3187 Click to Email Mrs. Faulkner
*Call for appointment please Conference:
Remind 101 Sign-up A days 2nd period
B days 8th period

Course Description:

6th Grade science integrates all disciplines of science (life, Earth, chemistry, physics) and their interaction.

Supplies Needed:

  • One 1 inch binder
  • Notebook paper
  • Pen and pencil
  • Highlighters
  • Glue Sticks
  • Colored Pencils


  • Students will receive a hard copy of the textbook that will be kept in the classroom. At any time, students may bring the book home to study but they must bring it back the following class period. Students may also access the textbook online. Select this link to access the online textbook.
  • Select this link for online textbook instructions.
  • Find handouts, class presentations & resources on this website.

Grading Scale:

  • Daily grades, homework and quizzes are 35% of your grade. Labs are 25%. Tests and Projects are 40%.

Course Overview:

1st Nine Weeks (1st Semester) 3rd Nine Weeks (2nd Semester)
Scientific Method and Science Safety Force and Motion
Measurement of Data Minerals and Rocks
Matter: Chemical and Physical Properties The Dynamic Earth
2nd Nine Weeks (1st Semester) 4th Nine Weeks (2nd Semester)
Matter: Elements and Compounds Solar System
Energy Space Exploration
Energy Resources Organisms and Environment

 Click course-syllabus6th-2016-17 of the syllabus