6th Grade: JAMAICA

We are going to find out about Jamaica. In this country people speak English. We are going to share the work. Each group has to find out about a different aspect of this country. TO MAKE THE JOB YOU NEED TO LOOK AT THE LINKS.

GROUP 1: Introduction: map, language, symbols. 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamaica

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/countries/jamaica/#jamaica-beach.jpg

                   Gastronomy and tipical crops.

http://jamaicans.com/eating/

https://jamaicanloveblog.wordpress.com/2012/12/24/what-food-do-jamaican-people-eat/

GROUP 2: Sports and music.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sport_in_Jamaica

http://ajamaicaexperience.com/sports-in-jamaica/

http://www.vipattractions.com/jamaican-sports.php

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Jamaica

http://www.vipattractions.com/jamaican-music.php

http://worldmusic.about.com/od/genres/a/Jamaican_Music.htm

GROUP 3: Tourism and climate.

http://www.tripadvisor.es/Tourism-g147309-Jamaica-Vacations.html

http://www.discoverjamaica.com/gleaner/discover/geography/tourism.htm

 

http://www.worldtravelguide.net/jamaica/weather-climate-geography

https://weather-and-climate.com/average-monthly-Rainfall-Temperature-Sunshine-in-Jamaica

http://www.ask.com/geography/climate-like-jamaica-7c151b52174caf01

 

6th GRADE SPACE

Writing (individual work)

UNIT 4: SPACE     6th GRADE         WRITING

 

Make a Solar System. Choose and draw:

  • A planet or planets
  • A telescope
  • A satellite
  • A rocket or rockets
  • An alien or aliens
  • A UFO or UFOs
  • An astronaut or astronauts
  • Stars
  • A moon or moons

Now you have to write about your picture. Describe your picture.

Our new work in group is about Space. We are going to learn about our Solar System.

Find the information in the following links:

 

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/solar_system.htm

http://www.ask.com/science/nicknames-planets-64501a5f46cb723d?qo=questionPageSimilarContent Nicknames

http://www.planetsforkids.org/

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/space/solarsystem.html

http://kids.nineplanets.org/intro.htm

http://www.neok12.com/Solar-System.htm videos

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/fun/make-a-solar-system.htm game

http://www.softschools.com/science/space/solar_system_kids_games/ game

http://interactivesites.weebly.com/solar-system.html games

YOUR WORK

UNIT 4: SOLAR SYSTEM              6th GRADE

ABOUT SOLAR SYSTEM

  • What´s the Solar System?
  • What things can you find in the Solar System?
  • How did the Solar System form?

ABOUT THE PLANETS

  • Meaning
  • How much would you weigh on _______? (Write the name of the planet on the line).
  • The planet: describe the planet.
    • Nicknames
    • Surface, geography, other characteristics.
    • Atmosphere
    • The time
    • Distance from the Sun
    • Moons

GROUPS

Group 1: Solar System                Mercury

Group 2: Venus                             Earth

Group 3: Mars                             Jupiter

Group 4: Saturn                         Uranus

Group 5: Neptune                      Pluto

 

 

6th GRADE WONDERS OF THE WORLD

Look for information, to make your work, in these links:

AUSTRALIA

http://www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/geographic-information/landforms/longest-rivers

http://www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/geographic-information/landforms/highest-mountains

http://www.geonames.org/AU/largest-cities-in-australia.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canberra

http://www.portmacquarieinfo.com.au/blog/detail.aspx?id=34

INDIA

http://www.thecolorsofindia.com/interesting-facts/geography/longest-river-of-india.html

http://www.walkthroughindia.com/attraction/top-10-highest-himalaya-mountain-peaks-in-india/

http://www.geonames.org/IN/largest-cities-in-india.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delhi

http://www.famous-historic-buildings.org.uk/india_14.html

JAPAN

http://global.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/540743/Shinano-River

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Fuji

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Japanese_cities_by_population

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_of_Japan

http://www.travelcheckpoint.com/top-10-famous-structures-in-japan/

CANADA

http://www.canadafaq.ca/what+is+longest+river+canada/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_highest_points_of_Canadian_provinces_and_territories

http://www.geonames.org/CA/largest-cities-in-canada.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ottawa

http://www.canadaka.net/content/page/112-great-canadian-structures

RUSSIA

https://geography.knoji.com/top-10-longest-rivers-in-russia/

http://climbing.about.com/od/thesevensummits/a/Mount-Elbrus-Russias-Highest-Mountain.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Largest_cities_of_Russia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moscow

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Basil%27s_Cathedral