Switched-On Schoolhouse Science 6

Switched-On Schoolhouse Science 6

# 002378

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Item #: 002378
ISBN: 9780740337567
Grades: 6

Product Description:

Units: Plant Systems; Animal Systems; Plant & Animal Behavior; Molecular Genetics; Chemical Structure & Change; Light & Sound; Motion & Its Measurement; Spaceship Earth; Astronomy & the Stars; and The Earth & the Universe.

SOS 6th Grade Science from Rainbow Resource on Vimeo.

Publisher Description:

Put some spark back into your science lessons! How? It's easy with the fun-filled, colorful lessons in Switched-On Schoolhouse 6th Grade Science. Enriched with multimedia tools, Switched-On Schoolhouse's computer-based lessons offer many interactive, innovative enhancements not available in traditional textbooks. State-of-the-art multimedia including video clips, learning games, and animation work seamlessly with content to engage student's in learning. This bright, encouraging homeschooling curriculum is sure to be a favorite both with you and your child!

But that's not all! Your child will discover the spectacular vacuum of space, the earth's role within our solar system, the unique planets, and the never-ending cosmos in this compelling course. Diverse, dynamic topics will make your child's imagination soar! Included are experiments to build solid scientific understanding. Ready for the best part? Switched-On Schoolhouse 6th Grade Science offers teacher's tons of time-saving features like a message center, printing options, and automatic grading and lesson planning.

Category Description for AOP Science Switched-On Schoolhouse:

Switched on Schoolhouse has been discontinued and our stock is limited. The USB Flash drive will work on current Windows 10 Home or Pro versions (S mode not supported). AOP Technical support will be available until June 2022. According to Alpha Omega, the USB Drive should continue to work on Windows 10 beyond June 2022, but no tech support will be available.

This computer curriculum offers advantages over a text-based curriculum for both student and teacher. Please refer to the Curriculum/ Unit Studies section of this catalog for more in depth information on this product. USB Format. Minimum system requirements: Windows 10 Home or Pro (Up to Date); Dual Core 1.1 GHz or higher (2 GHz recommended), 4 GB RAM, 120 GB minimum total space with 5GB available hard drive space, and a 1024 x 768 or higher resolution monitor. Microsoft Office and a printer are recommended. Please note that the software is NOT Mac-compatible and is no longer Windows XP or Windows 8 compatible. Windows 10 S Mode is not supported.

Category Description for Alpha Omega Science:

LIFEPAC worktexts provide a complete, year-long science curriculum for each grade. From a Christian publisher, the approach is systematic mastery learning. It's very easy to teach from, with no need to write out lesson plans or prepare materials. You will have to gather equipment and materials for science experiments, however. Each grade contains 10 small consumable worktexts which the students progress through at their own pace. Each unit includes vocabulary, text, and comprehension questions to assure students retain the material. The science series is more activity-oriented than AOP's other subject LIFEPACs, with plenty of experiments to help illustrate science concepts. Grades 1-10 worktexts contain colorful illustrations; grades 11-12 are only available in black and white. Complete Boxed Sets also include a Teacher's Guide with teaching tips and answer keys. Sets of LIFEPACS only (no Teacher's Guides) are also available at each level for additional students.


Items listed in this section tend to be complete science programs with a teacher and student component, requiring few supplements besides science supplies.

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Alpha Omega Publications
0.4 (lbs.)
4.88" x 2.62" x 1.62"
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Since this is a USB can it be played on a Chromebook?
A shopper on Mar 8, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Mine only worked on my regular computer
Is there an experiment kit that corresponds with this curriculum?
User on Mar 24, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes, item #6151.
Does this keep track of lessons completed?
A shopper on Mar 24, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I also love how it gives vocabulary words to practice for each subject in the form of flashcards and numerous games. I always thought that it was important to comprehend new words and wished there was a program that provided it for each new lesson. So fantastic they do this!! It's in the reference area for each sibject.
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