Q3 Week 5

TeacherTerri Robertson
Subject AreaScience
Grade Level6th
Week #Q3W5
Unit of InstructionWeather and Climate
Standard(s) Taught

Review of all Climate and Weather Standards

SC.6.E.7.3  Describe how global patterns such as the jet stream and ocean currents influence local weather in measurable terms such as temperature, air pressure, wind direction and speed, and humidity and precipitation.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will: • explain how global patterns such as the jet stream and ocean currents influence local weather in measurable terms, such as:

 air temperature and air pressure

 wind direction and speed

 humidity and precipitatio

Classroom Activities

Students will participate in a lab demonstrating the effects that trade winds have on ocean currents.

El Nino and La Nino will be demonstrated through a lab in class.

Students will create a review for the DIA5.

Assessment on the DIA5 will be from 2/6 though 2/7

Assignments Due

Study for the DIA5 :  2/5 through 2/7

Additional Resources

ESOL/ESE/ 504 : Extra time and small group will be available for assignments. Scaffolding of the material and reading content based questions will be used. Copies of the power point will be made available for note-taking purposes. Content material will be read aloud to students if applicable. Visuals  will be provided for explanation of material.