Framingham Public Schools
Sixth Grade Curriculum Outcomes
Language Arts | Math | Science | Social Studies | Art | Music, Choral & Instrumental
Physical & Health Education | World Languages | Technology & Engineering
Basic Texts: Glencoe Science Interactions, Aldridge, et.al., 1995
Brief Statement of Subject Matter:
The grade six program involves students in the three strands of science – life science, physical science, and earth science. Exploration and inquiry is stressed. Laboratory skills and problem solving are also central to the programs. Science classes are heterogeneous, with modifications to fit individual abilities and learning styles.
- Measurement and Scientific Tools
- Environmental Interactions (Plants & Animals) covered in relation to each other and the environment as follows:
- Microscopic Animals
The state frameworks revisions may necessitate some changes to the middle school curriculum.