Check out these cool websites for the science enrichment you've been looking for!
Google Drive Shared Folder
Here you will find a shared folder for all 6th grade science classes. In this folder you will find an updated table of contents for your ISN, important forms, worksheets, and other class information. This folder will be updated regularly so that students and parents can keep up to date on everything related to science class.
Science News for Students
A science-based news source with age appropriate articles for middle schoolers. Articles also feature a "Power Words" sheet, defining important vocabulary words used in the article. Parents and guardians, check out Science News, the parent website of Science News for Students, to read articles more catered to grown-ups.
The Why Files
A science-based news source with age appropriate articles and photographs for middle schoolers. This site also includes an archive of news articles categorized by science standards directly related to our curriculum.
One of my personal favorites. Create a FREE account with StudyBlue and make all of the online flashcards you can imagine. Organize your flashcards by class, subject, or even test. StudyBlue saves all of your flashcards in your own personal "Backpack." While studying, StudyBlue will track your progress, giving you a mastery percentage each time you quiz yourself. If flashcards are your preferred method of studying, StudyBlue is a great tool for you!
Another FREE online flashcard website. Similar to StudyBlue, Quizlet allows you to track your progress while studying, and even share your flashcards with friends and classmates. Do you enjoy a little healthy competition? Take it to Quizlet where you can compete with your friends while studying at the same time. Another great tool for those who like flashcards!