Grade 6
Academic Year 2017/2018
English

Term 1


Week 
Objective 
Keywords 

1 
Introduce Students/Teachers
Play ice breaker games Learn names and set goals for the term


2 
Lesson 1: The comic
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Crestfallen, ecstatic, hysterical, incapacitated, lamented, mirth, perishable, ricocheted  
3 
Lesson 2: Song of the Sea
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Emerged, frolicked, hovered, inquire, meandering, subtle, survey, tormented  
4 
Lesson 3: Tom Adams and Santa Anna
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Astounding, disbanded, exerts, replica, rigged, schemes, stabilize  
5 
Lesson 4: Babe in the Hall of Fame
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Astonishment, fumble, intense, lunged, luxury, propel, remedies, triumphant  
6 
Lesson 5: My Song
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Intimidating, calamity, composure, quandary, trepidation, hindrance ,sage, invaluable, steadfast, surpassed  
7 
Lesson 6: It takes two!
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph Reading test comprehension

Fused, haywire, immobile, intonation, jest, sinuous, supple  
8 
Lesson 7: The MixedUp AllStars
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Convince, defeatist, disown, ordinary, rejected, suit, treason  
9 
Lesson 8: The 1918 Epidemic
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Devoured, diagnosed, intercept, Lethal, plea, rendezvous, seeped  
10 
Review  
11 
Midterms  
12 
Lesson 9: The Volunteers
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Altitude, equipped, extent, hampered, overshadowed, rely, reserve  
13 
Lesson 10: Garter Snake
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph Reading comprehension test

Confront, Sheepishly, culprit, alibi, justification, concede, confidential, scandal, unearthed, vying  
14 
Lesson 11: Stranded on the Ice
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

,Abundant, bearable, illuminates, phenomenon, refuge, thrive  
15 
Lesson 12: The Long Hike
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Blurted, ideal, pelting, perched, slunk, stranded, wedged  
16 
Lesson 13: Run for the Hills!
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Disoriented, haphazardly, imperative, optimistic, premonition, receded, remorse  
17 
Lesson 14: Hiking with Ace
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Acquaintance, cocky, gingerly, rank, retrieve, Stymied, terminal, winced  
18 
Lesson 15: Raven and the Tides
Focus on vocabulary/spelling/reading Think critically about the new language Practice grammar and writing with weekly paragraph

Communal, dissatisfied, arduous, prudent, apparent, demands, stationary, entwined, bliss, indebted  
19 
Review  
20 
Finals  
Science

Term 1


Week 
Objective 
Keywords 

1 
Unit 1
Introduction to Ecology ● Analyze and recognize the parts of an ecosystem 
ecology, ecosystem, biotic, abiotic, species, community, habitat, biome, population, niche  
2 
Roles in Energy Transfer
● Connect the roles of organisms to the transfer of energy in food chains and webs 
energy, producer, consumer, herbivore, carnivore, omnivore, decomposer, food chain, food web  
3 
Population Dynamics
● Explain how population size changes in response to the environment and interactions between organisms 
carrying capacity, limiting factor, immigration, competition, emigration, cooperation  
4 
Interactions in Communities
● Ability to predict the effects of different interactions in communities ● Unit 1 Review

predator, prey, symbiosis, mutualism, parasitism, commensalism, competition  
5 
Unit 2
Land Biomes ● Describe the characteristics of different biomes that exist on land 
biome, grassland, desert, taiga, tundra, coniferous tree, deciduous tree  
6 
Aquatic Ecosystems
● Describe the characteristics of marine, freshwater, and other aquatic ecosystems

wetland, estuary  
7 
Energy and Matter in Ecosystems
● Ability to explain the flow of energy and the cycles of matter in ecosystems 
energy, matter, energy pyramid, carbon cycle, water cycle, nitrogen cycle, law of conservation of mass, law of conservation of energy  
8 
Human Activity and Ecosystems
● Describe the effects of human activities on ecosystems ● Explain the role of conservation in protecting natural resources ● Unit 2 Review 
urbanization, eutrophication, conservation, biodiversity, stewardship  
9 
Unit 3
Natural Resources ● Recognize the types and uses of Earth’s natural resources ● One day on Earth’s Support of Life Unique properties of Earth make it possible for life to exist (Monday 3/7) 
natural resource, renewable resource, nonrenewable resource, fossil fuel, material resource, energy resource  
10 
Review
● Go over Unit 1,2 reviews and part of unit 3 

11 
Midterms  
12 
Nonrenewable Energy Resources
● Describe how humans use energy resources and the role of nonrenewable energy 
energy resource, fossil fuel, nuclear energy, fission  
13 
Renewable Energy Resources
● Describe how humans use energy resources and the role of renewable energy resources 
energy resource, wind energy, solar energy, hydroelectric energy, biomass, geothermal energy  
14 
Managing Resources
● Understand the consequences of excessively using natural resources ● Ability to explain the importance of managing and conserving natural resources ● Unit 3 Review 
natural resource, renewable resource, nonrenewable resource, conservation, stewardship


15 
Science Week  
16 
Unit 4
Human Impact on Water ● Explain the impact humans can have on the quality and supply of fresh water 
urbanization, thermal pollution, water pollution, eutrophication, pointsource pollution, nonpointsource pollution, potable, reservoir  
17 
Human Impact on Land
Human Impact on the Atmosphere ● Identify the impact human activity has on land ● Identify the impact humans have on the Earth’s atmosphere 
urbanization, land degradation, desertification, deforestation,
air quality, particulate, air pollution, greenhouse effect, smog, acid precipitation 

18 
Protecting Earth’s Water, Land and Air
● Understand the importance of conserving Earth’s resources ● Explain the effect good stewardship has on the Earth’s land, water and air ● Unit 4 Review 
conservation, stewardship  
19 
Review  
20 
Finals  
Science

Term 2


21 
Unit 1
Introduction to Matter Properties of Matter ● Ability to relate mass, weight, volume and density to one another ● Classify and compare substances based on their physical and chemical properties 
matter, mass, weight, volume, density
physical property, chemical property, electrical conductivity, solubility, boiling point, thermal conductivity, melting point, malleability 

22 
Physical and Chemical Changes
● Ability to distinguish between physical and chemical changes of matter 
physical change, chemical change, law of conservation of mass  
23 
Pure Substances and Mixtures
● Distinguish between pure substances and mixtures 
atom, element, compound, mixture, pure substance, heterogeneous, homogeneous  
24 
States of Matter
Changes of State ● Model the motion of particles in solids, liquids, and gases ● Describe changes of state in terms of attraction and motion of particles 
solid. liquid, gas
freezing, boiling, sublimation, melting, condensation, deposition, evaporation 

25 
Unit 2
Introduction to Energy ● Describe how energy is conserved through transformation between different forms 
energy, kinetic energy, potential energy, mechanical energy, energy transformation, law of conservation of energy  
26 
Thermal Energy and Heat
● Analyze the relationship between heat, temperature and thermal energy
● Unit 2 Review 
thermal energy, conductor, convection, heat, insulator, radiation, conduction, calorie


27 
Review  
28 
Midterms  
29 
Unit 3
The Atom ● Describe how the development of the atomic theory had led to the modern understanding of the atom and its parts 
atom, electron, nucleus, proton, neutron, electron cloud, atomic number, mass number


30 
Christmas Holiday
18/122/1 

31 
(The Atom Refresher)
The Periodic Table ● Describe the relationship between the arrangement of elements on the periodic table and the properties of those elements 
periodic table, chemical symbol, average atomic mass, metal, nonmetal, metalloid, group, period  
32 
Electrons and Chemical Bonding
● Use atomic models to predict whether atoms can form bonds 
chemical bond, valence electron  
33 
Scout Week
● one day in classroom 


34 
Ionic, Covalent and Metallic Bonding
● Describe the interactions between atoms in ionic, covalent and metallic bonding ● Unit 3 Review 
ion, ionic bond, covalent bond, molecule, metallic bond  
35 
Unit 4
Chemical Reactions ● Use balanced chemical equations to model chemical reactions 
chemical reaction, chemical formula, chemical equation, exothermic reaction, endothermic reaction, reactant, product, law of conservation of energy, law of conservation of mass  
36 
Organic Chemistry
● Describe how carbon forms many of the molecules essential to modern materials and living things
● Unit 4 Review 
organic compound, hydrocarbon, organic acid, carbohydrate, polymer  
37 
Unit 5
Solutions Acids, Bases and Salts ● Summarize the characteristics of a solution ● Understand the physical and chemical properties of acids, bases and salts 
solution, solute, solvent, concentration, solubility
acid, base, salt, neutralizing reaction 

38 
Acids, Bases and Salts
Measuring pH (activity) ● Understand the physical and chemical properties of acids, bases and salts ● Discuss how acids, bases and salts are commonly used ● Describe the pH scale and how it is used to classify a solution as either acidic, basic or neutral ● Unit 5 Review 
acid, base, salt
pH 

39 
Review  
40 
Finals  
Mathematics

Semester 1


Week  Objective  Keywords  
1  Ch.1 Whole Numbers and Decimals
– Divide MultiDigit Numbers – Prime Factorization – Least Common Multiple 
Prime factorization, prime number, divisible, least common multiples (LCM)  
2  Ch.1 Whole Numbers and Decimals (continued)
– Greatest Common Factor – Apply the Greatest Common Factor – Add and Subtract Decimals 
Common factor, greatest common factor (GCF), factor  
3  Ch.1 Whole Numbers and Decimals (continued)
– Multiply Decimals – Divide Decimals by Whole Numbers – Divide with Decimals 
Dividend, divisor, quotient, compatible numbers  
4  Ch. 2 Fractions
– Fractions and Decimals – Compare and Order Fractions and Decimals – Multiply Fractions 
Mixed numbers, simplest form, equivalent fractions, common denominator  
5  Ch. 2 Fractions (continued)
– Simplify Factors – Model Fraction Division – Estimate Quotients – Divide Fractions 
Dividend, divisor, quotient, remainder, inverse operation  
6  Ch. 2 Fractions (continued)
– Model Mixed Number Division – Divide Mixed Numbers – Fraction Operations 
Compatible numbers, reciprocals, multiplicative inverses  
7  Ch. 3 Rational Numbers
– Understanding Positive and Negative Numbers – Compare and Order Integers – Rational Numbers and the Number Line – Compare and Order Rational Numbers 
Integers, opposites, rational number  
8  Ch. 3 Rational Numbers (continued)
– Absolute Value – Compare Absolute Values – Rational Numbers and the Coordinate Plane 
Absolute value, coordinate plane, xaxis, yaxis, origin, ordered pair, xcoordinate, ycoordinate  
9  Ch. 3 Rational Numbers (continued)
– Ordered Pair Relationships – Distance on the Coordinate Plane – The Coordinate Plane 
Quadrants, line symmetry, line of symmetry  
10  Midterm Exam Review  
11  Midterm Exams  
12  Ch. 4 Ratios and Rates
– Model Ratios – Ratios and Rates – Equivalent Ratios and Multiplication Tables 
Ratio, pattern, rate, unit rate, equivalent ratios  
13  Ch. 4 Ratios and Rates (continued)
– Use Tables to Compare Ratios – Use Equivalent Ratios – Find Unit Rates 
Equivalent fraction  
14  Ch. 4 Ratios and Rates (continued)
– Use Unit Rates – Equivalent Ratios and Graphs 
Application, ordered pairs  
15  Ch. 5 Percents
– Model Percents – Write Percents as Fractions and Decimals – Write Fractions and Decimals as Percents 
Percent, ratio, equivalent fractions  
16  Ch. 5 Percents (continued)
– Percent of a Quantity – Percents – Find the Whole from a Percent 
Equivalent fractions, simplify  
17  Ch. 6 Units of Measure
– Convert Units of Length – Convert Units of Capacity – Convert Units of Weight and Mass 
Conversion factor, length, meter, capacity, gallon, liter, pint, quart  
18  Ch. 6 Units of Measure (continued)
– Transform Units – Distance, Rate, and Time Formulas 
Gram, mass, ounce, pound ton, weight  
19  Final Exam Review  
20  Final Exams  
Mathematics

Semester 2


21  Ch. 7 Algebra: Expressions
– Exponents – Evaluate Expressions Involving Exponents – Write Algebraic Expressions – Identify Parts of Expressions

Exponent, base, factor, numerical expression, order of operations, evaluate, algebraic expression, variable  
22  Ch. 7 Algebra: Expressions (continued)
– Evaluate Algebraic Expressions and Formulas – Use Algebraic Expressions – Combine Like Terms – Generate Equivalent Expressions – Identify Equivalent Expressions 
Terms, coefficient, Like terms, equivalent expressions, commutative, associative, identity, distributive  
23  Ch. 8 Algebra: Equations and Inequalities
– Solutions of Equations – Write Equations – Solve Addition and Subtraction Equations – Model and Solve Multiplication Equations 
Equation, solution of an equation, variable, algebraic expression  
24  Ch. 8 Algebra: Equations and Inequalities (continued)
– Solve Multiplication and Division Equations – Equations with Fractions – Solutions of Inequalities – Write Inequalities – Graph Inequalities 
Inverse operations, subtraction, addition, division, and multiplication property of equality, Inequality, solution of an inequality  
25  Ch. 9 Algebra: Relationships between Variables
– Independent and Dependent Variables – Equations and Tables – Analyze Relationships 
Independent variable, dependent variable,  
26  Ch. 9 Algebra: Relationships between Variables (continued)
– Graph Relations – Equations and Graphs 
Linear equation  
27  Midterm Exam Review  
28  Midterm Exams  
29  Christmas Prep Week  
30  Christmas Break  
31  Ch. 10 Area
– Area of Parallelograms – Area of Triangles – Area of Trapezoids

Area, parallelogram, congruent, diagonal, right triangle, acute triangle, obtuse triangle, trapezoid  
32  Ch. 10 Area (continued)
– Area of Regular Polygons – Composite Figures – Figures on the Coordinate Plane 
regular polygons, Composite figure  
33  Ch. 11 Surface Area and Volume
– ThreeDimensional Figures and Nets

Solid figure, net, face, edge, vertex, base, lateral face, prism  
34  Ch. 11 Surface Area and Volume (continued)
– Explore Surface Area Using Nets – Surface Area of Prisms Surface Area of Pyramids – Volume of Rectangular Prisms – Geometric Measurements 
pyramid, polygon, surface area, lateral area, volume  
35  Ch. 12 Data Displays and Measures of Center
– Recognize Statistical Questions – Describe Data Collection – Dot Plots and Frequency Tables – Histograms

Data, statistical question, dot plot, frequency, frequency table, relative frequency table, histogram, bar graph  
36  Ch. 12 Data Displays and Measures of Center (continued)
– Mean as Fair Share and Balance Point – Measurement of Center – Effects of Outliers – Data Displays 
Measure of center, mean, median, mode, outliers  
37  Ch. 13 Variability and Data Distribution
– Patterns in Data – Box Plots – Mean Absolute Deviation – Measures of Variability 
Box plot, Mean Absolute Deviation (MAD)  
38  Ch. 13 Variability and Data Distribution (continued)
– Describe Distributions – Misleading Statistics 
Distribution  
39  Final Exam Review  
40  Final Exams  
Social StudiesTeacher Neill 
Term 1


Week 
Objective 
Keywords 

1 
Get acquainted and rules


2 
(6B get acquainted)
1/1 The Law: What is a law? Why? Traffic Act 
Law, Traffic Act, registration, notify  
3 
1/2 Civil Registration Act: Birth, death, relocation, identity  Civil registration, relocation  
4 
1/3 Narcotics Act: what are narcotics, Narcotics Act, what is illegal with narcotics, purpose of Narcotics Act
1/4 Local/Municipal Laws: what are municipal laws, advantages of municipal laws, examples 
Narcotic, manufacture, import, export, distribution, possession, consumption, advertising, Municipal, administration,  
5 
2/1 Thai Culture: What makes up Thai culture? Types of culture – material and nonmaterial
2/2 Cultural change: clothing, food, scientific and technology 2/3 Foreign cultures in Thailand, benefits/harmful 2/4 Cultural differences within Thailand: clothing, food, games 
Facilitate, norm, culture, material  
6 
2/6 Thai Etiquette: respect, krab and wai, standing, walking, sitting, offering and receiving objects  Etiquette, krab, wai  
7 
2/7 Preservation of Thai culture: guidelines  Ancestors  
8 
3/1 News and events in daily life
3/2 News and events from several sources 
Event, fact, update  
9 
3/3 Advantages of news and events updating
3/4 Choosing and using news appropriately 

10 
Review  
11 
Midterms  
12 
4/1 Democratic activities: roles and duties of local administration and government, duties
4/2 Roles and duties of government: structure 4/3 Democratic activities: how to participate 4/4 Voting under a democratic system 
Decentralize, election  
13 
End of unit test  
14 
5/1 Economics: Producers and consumers, responsible producers, sharp consumers  Producer, consumer, economics  
15 
6/1 Economic Resources: what is a resource, economic resources
6/2 Efficient use of limited resources: recycling, sustainable resources 
Resource, recycling, sustainable resources  
16 
7/1 Economic Relationships: Economic system and economic unit
7/2 tax 
Compensate, severance  
17 
7/3 consumer rights and labor rights


18 
7/4 Relationships between producers, consumers and government to manage incomes, expenses, savings and inverstments  
19 
Review  
20 
Finals  
Social Studies

Term 2


21 
Physical characteristics of Thailand, using geographic tools: Social map of Thailand manmade structures, agricultural map of Thailand, photographs as a geographical tool  Precipitation, monsoon  
22 
Physical characteristics of Thailand by Regions: Northern, Central  
23 
Continued from above: Western, Eastern Southern  
24 
Climate in Thailand  
25 
Natural Resources in Thailand  
26 
Continued from above  
27 
Review  
28 
Midterms  
29 
Special topic  
30 
Christmas Holiday  
31 
Physical characteristics and natural phenomena: floods and storms, earthquakes and tsunami  
32 
Continued from above: monsoon and tropical cyclones  
33 
Influence of physical characteristics on Thai geosocial  
34 
Planning the use of natural resources  Deterioration, extinction  
35 
Relationship between humans and the environment  
36 
Deterioration of natural resource and environment  
37 
Preservation of natural resource and environment  
38 
Make a plan to use natural resources in community  
39 
Review  
40 
Finals 