Integrated PLT activities for Sixth Grade

 

#1 The Shape of Things

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 

 

 

 

Reinforces Concept

 

 

 

 

Connects Concept

 

     

#2 Get In Touch With Trees

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 

 

   

Reinforces Concept

 

 

 

 

Connects Concept

 

 

6.7

 

#3 Peppermint Beetle

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 

     

Reinforces Concept

 

 

   

Connects Concept

 

 

   

#4 Sounds Around

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

    6.4, 6.5, 6.6  

#5 Poet-Tree

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

    6.5  

Reinforces Concept

      6.4, 6.6  

Connects Concept

  6.9  

#6 Picture This!

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

    

#7 Habitat Pen Pals

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      6.6, 6.7  

Reinforces Concept

   6.5  

Connects Concept

       

#8 The Forest of S. T. Shrew

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     6.5, 6.6, 6.7   

#9 Planet Diversity

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

   6.2, 6.6  

Connects Concept

     

#10 Charting Diversity

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

   6.6 

Connects Concept

       

#11 Can It Be Real?

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

   6.2 

Connects Concept

    6.4, 6.6 

#12 Invasive Species

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.7, 6.96.6, 6.9 

Reinforces Concept

6.17 6.1, 6.2 

#13 We All Need Trees

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

   6.5  

Connects Concept

 6.9 6.1, 6.6  

#14 Renewable or Not?

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.2   

Reinforces Concept

  6.9    

Connects Concept

      

#15 A Few of My Favorite Things

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.2    

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.9    

#16 Pass the Plants, Please

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.14     

Connects Concept

      

#17 People of the Forest

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

    6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.9 

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.9   

#18 Tale of the Sun

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

   6.5  

Connects Concept

  6.8     6.1  

#19 Viewpoints on the Line

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.96.1, 6.2 

Reinforces Concept

       

Connects Concept

      

#20 Environmental Exchange Box

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.9 6.7, 6.9 

#21 Adopt a Tree

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.6, 6.10    

Connects Concept

  6.6  

#22 Trees As Habitats

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.1 

Connects Concept

    

#23 The Fallen Log

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

   6.1 

Connects Concept

       

#24 Nature’s Recyclers

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

   6.1  

Connects Concept

      

#25 Birds and Worms

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.14    

Connects Concept

     

#26 Dynamic Duos

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

   6.6 

Connects Concept

       

#27 Every Tree for Itself

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.10     

Connects Concept

      

#28 Air Plants

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.2, 6.3    

Connects Concept

6.2 6.1, 6.6   

#29 Rain Reasons

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

   6.6  

Connects Concept

6.9     

#30 Three Cheers for Trees

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

       

#31 Plant a Tree

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.6  

Connects Concept

6.7 6.7 

#32 A Forest of Many Uses

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.9    

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

       

#33 Forest Consequences

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.96.5, 6.6 

Connects Concept

       

#34 Who Works in This Forest?

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.9 6.6  

#35 Loving It Too Much

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

 6.9   

Connects Concept

   6.6 

#36 Pollution Search

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

  6.9 6.6  

#37 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

6.6, 6.146.1, 6.9 6.6 

Connects Concept

     

#38 Every Drop Counts

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

SOCIAL STUDIES

Teaches Concept

  6.7    

Reinforces Concept

6.6, 6.96.1, 6.5, 6.96.7 

Connects Concept

     

#39 Energy Sleuths

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.2 6.2, 6.6, 6.7 

Connects Concept

  6.9   

#40 Then and Now

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.9    

#41 How Plants Grow

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 

 

   

Reinforces Concept

6.9

6.3

 

 

Connects Concept

 

 

 

 

#42 Sunlight and Shades of Green

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.3 6.4  

Connects Concept

  6.1  

#43 Have Seeds Will Travel

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#44 Water Wonders

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.5, 6.7   

Reinforces Concept

   6.7    

Connects Concept

  6.1  

#45 Web of Life

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

   6.6 

Connects Concept

      

#46 School Yard Safari

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#47 Are Vacant Lots Vacant?

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 

 

 

   

Reinforces Concept

6.10    

Connects Concept

     

#48 Field, Forest, and Stream

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.7   

Reinforces Concept

 6.1  

Connects Concept

     

#49 Tropical Treehouse

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.9   

Reinforces Concept

     6.4 

Connects Concept

   6.1, 6.2 

#50 400-Acre Wood

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.9   

Reinforces Concept

6.8, 6.14 6.2 

Connects Concept

6.19    

#51 Make Your Own Paper

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

 6.2, 6.9   

#52 A Look at Aluminum

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.4, 6.9   

Connects Concept

6.6 6.2 6.6, 6.7 

#53 On the Move

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.2    

Connects Concept

6.66.9  

#54 I’d Like to Visit a Place Where...

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

   6.7  

Connects Concept

   6.1, 6.2, 6.8 

#55 Planning the Ideal Community

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

    6.1 

Connects Concept

      

#56 We Can Work It Out

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.9    

Reinforces Concept

   6.1, 6.2 

Connects Concept

       

#57 Democracy in Action

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.9 6.6 

Connects Concept

   6.1 

#58 There Ought To Be a Law

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

       

Connects Concept

  6.96.6 

#59 Power of Print

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.9 6.5, 6.6, 6.7    

Connects Concept

      

#60 Publicize It!

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.9 6.6, 6.7, 6.8 

Connects Concept

    6.3 

#61 The Closer You Look

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#62 To Be a Tree

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#63 Tree Factory

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

       

#64 Looking At Leaves

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#65 Bursting Buds

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#66 Germinating Giants

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.2, 6.6, 6.10     

Connects Concept

6.9      

#67 How Big Is Your Tree?

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.9, 6.10     

Connects Concept

6.7     

#68 Name That Tree

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#69 Forest for the Trees

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.9   

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.1, 6.4 

#70 Soil Stories

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 6.1   

Reinforces Concept

6.2, 6.6 6.5, 6.7 6.2  

Connects Concept

6.1 6.96.1, 6.7 

#71 Watch on Wetlands

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.1, 6.7  

Reinforces Concept

  6.5, 6.9  

Connects Concept

     

#72 Air We Breathe

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.1    

Reinforces Concept

  6.6 6.6 

Connects Concept

  6.9   

#73 Waste Watchers

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.2, 6.6   

Reinforces Concept

  6.1, 6.3, 6.9    

Connects Concept

6.7    

#74 People, Places, Things

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#75 Tipi Talk

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

  6.9   

#76 Tree Cookies

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

6.9  6.6  

Connects Concept

     

#77 Trees In Trouble

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

2,11     

Connects Concept

  6.96.6 

#78 Signs of Fall

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

    6.7  

#79 Tree Lifecycle

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

     

#80 Nothing Succeeds Like Succession

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

6.9  6.6 

Connects Concept

     

#81 Living With Fire

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

   6.6  

#82 Resource-Go-Round

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.2    

Reinforces Concept

       

Connects Concept

  6.9 6.7 

#83 A Peek at Packaging

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

       

#84 The Global Climate

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

 6.1, 6.6  

Reinforces Concept

 6.96.1, 6.2 

Connects Concept

6.6    

#85 In the Driver’s Seat

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

  6.1, 6.2    

Reinforces Concept

6.6, 6.7     

Connects Concept

6.156.6   

#86 Our Changing World

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.6, 6.8   

Connects Concept

  6.9   

#87 Earth Manners

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

      

#88 Life on the Edge

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.9   

Connects Concept

   6.6 

#89 Trees for Many Reasons

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  6.96.1, 6.2, 6.6 

Connects Concept

     

#90 Native Ways

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

    6.6 

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

  6.9  

#91 In the Good Old Days

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.96.5, 6.6, 6.7 

Connects Concept

      

#92 A Look at Lifestyles

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.96.1, 6.6 

Connects Concept

       

#93 Paper Civilizations

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

    6.6 

Connects Concept

      

#94 By the Rivers of Babylon

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.96.2, 6.6 

Connects Concept

   6.1  

#95 Did You Notice?

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

    6.6 

Connects Concept

  6.9  

#96 Improve Your Place

 

MATH

SCIENCE

ENGLISH

HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  6.9 6.2, 6.7 

Connects Concept

     

Abbreviations and Symbol Key:

CE       =          Civics and Economics

HSS     =          History and Social Science                                        

LS        =          Life Science

PS       =          Physical Science

USI      =          United States History to 1877

USII      =          United States History:  1877 to the Present

VS       =          Virginia Studies

WG      =          World Geography

WHI     =          World History and Geography to 1500 A.D.

Teaches Concept         Teaches the concept; main focus of the activity

Reinforces Concept         Includes some teaching of the concept; reinforces the concept; concept is

part of the focus of the activity

Connects Concept         Reinforces, supports, or addresses the concept; connects concept to an

environmental issue

Note: The SOLs referred to in this document are the 2009 SOLs for math, 2010 SOLs for science and English, and 2008 SOLs for history/social science.