Age 3 through 6th Grade

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Science - 6th

  • Create, test and analyze series and parallel circuits
  • Plan, wire, and build a milk carton car with working circuitry
  • Define motion, speed, velocity and acceleration and apply to building marble roller coaster
  • Analyze Newton’s laws of motion
  • Explore static electricity through research and experimentation
  • Observe how electrons move from one object to another
  • Analyze current electricity, simple circuits, conductors and insulators
  • Apply engineering design process using LEGO NXT robots
  • Calculate radius, diameter and circumference of LEGO robotics wheel
  • Measure/compare variables in LEGO robot experiment
  • Units studied: LEGO robotics, chemistry, cells/microscopes, body systems, engineering, electricity