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Switched-On Schoolhouse Science 6 Curriculum Set

Grade 6
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Switched-On Schoolhouse Science 6 is a complete 6th grade CD-ROM-based science curriculum. Topic include: plant & animal systems, plant & animal behavior, molecular genetics, chemical structure & change, light & sound, motion, the Earth, Sun & more. Read More

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This complete 6th grade CD-ROM-based science curriculum includes the following topics: plant systems, animal systems, plant and animal behavior, molecular genetics, chemical structure and change, light and sound, motion, the Earth, and the Sun and other stars.

The projects in this course include writing and research, along with hands-on experiments. Each Switched-on Schoolhouse course includes quizzes and a test for each unit, as well as a final comprehensive test. Order our Switched-on Schoolhouse 6 Science Kit separately.

Minimum PC computer requirements are 1.4 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, 3 GB hard drive space, 1024x768 monitor, CD-ROM drive, Adobe Reader, Internet Explorer 7+, and Windows Vista or higher. A printer is recommended.

Attention XP users: XP is not be supported for SOS 2015.

Attention Vista users: You must have Service Pack 2 installed prior to installing Switched-On Schoolhouse 2015 Edition.

NOTE: This product may be ineligible for some promotions and cannot be returned once opened. 


Note: These requirements are minimal. You may need to run SOS on a computer that exceeds these requirements. Windows® Vista® and Windows® 7 Aero users are strongly recommended to use a computer meeting the optimal performance requirements. Click here to view system requirements.



Topics Covered in this Course

  • Plant Systems
  • Photosynthesis: the Leaf Factory
  • Experiment: Root Observation
  • Transport System: Stems and Leaves
  • & more
  • Animal Systems
  • Digestive System
  • Experiment: Oil and Soap
  • Project: Heart
  • & more
  • Plants and Animal Behavior
  • The Nervous System
  • Report: Instincts
  • Food Chains
  • & more
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Reproduction
  • Inheritance
  • Project: Seed or Seedless
  • & more
  • Chemical Structure and Change
  • Experiment: Solid, Liquid, Gas
  • Periodic Table
  • Acids and Bases
  • & more
  • Light and Sound
  • Project: Sound Vibration
  • Light Waves
  • Experiment: Mixing Colored Lights
  • & more
  • Motion and Its Measurement
  • Power and Newton's Laws of Motion
  • Experiment: the Law of Inertia
  • Change in Motion
  • & more
  • Spaceship Earth
  • Earth's Motion
  • Experiment: Eclipses
  • Asteroids, Comets & Meteoroids
  • & more
  • Astronomy and the Stars
  • Project: Spectroscope
  • Magnitude and Luminosity
  • Constellations and Major Stars
  • & more
  • The Earth and the Universe
  • Special Project
  • Review Game
  • & more


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