6th Grade Lesson Plans

DANCE/MOVEMENT

Title of Lesson Core Subject  Comments
Math Lesson Plan Math/Dance In a 45-­‐minute class students will practice quick decision making, working together and interacting with each other while practicing math and dancing together.
Moon Lesson Plan Science/Dance In a 45-­‐minute class students will explore the phases of the moon and the properties of the moon while exploring locomotor steps.
Heat Transfer Science/Dance In a 60-minute class 6th grade students will explore heat transfer by creating movement sequences based on locomotor steps and speed.
Light Dancing Science/Dance Students will explore the characteristic of visible and invisible light though locomotor steps.
Germs In a Bottle Science/Dance Infected people may pass them by sneezing, hand contact, or through sewage.  Usually microorganisms cannot be seen, smelled or tasted.

MUSIC

DRAMA

Title of Lesson Core Subject Comments
Ratios in Everyday Life Math/Drama Students will be able to write and simplify ratios using the notation of ratio language.
Science to the Rescue - Heat Light and Sound Science/Drama Students will be able to demonstrate their understanding of heat, light and sound by performing the ending to a play.
The Eyam Plague Social Student/Drama Through the process of drama, the students will reconsturct the events of the black plague in the city of Eyam, England in the year 1665.

 

VISUAL ARTS

Title of Lesson Core Subject Comments
Google Doodles All Core Subjects/Visual Art This works great as a summative assessment, as a writing tool, or just for a fun art project.
Percent Pictures  Ratios & Proportional Relationships/Visual Arts  Students will learn how to find the percent, fraction, and decimal form of different numbers
that relate to a piece of art they create on a grid.
Color Wheel Portrait Mural Social Studies/K-2 Content Core/Visual Arts Students will learn about the color wheel, how to draw a simple or detailed face (depending on the grade), and then will create a piece of a mural using one or two colors.