Science, Technology, & Engineering in Grade 6

What your child will learn

Investigations in Science 6During the course of the year, Grade 6 students apply their scientific understanding of chemistry to solve real-world problems (Unit 1: Matter and Its Interactions), create a habitat for a local species within a Maryland Park (Unit 2: Ecosystem Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics), create an environmentally friendly design that improves natural resource use in a MCPS facility (Unit 3: Human Impacts of the Environment), and develop an alternative source of energy for the state of Maryland (Unit 4: Energy and Waves).