6th Grade – SCIENCE – Unit 8

Dear 6th Graders,

I’ve put together some resources to help you deal with unit 8 of Science, Landscapes of Spain. Before we start, I would like you to take a look at the picture that Dani (6th Grade B) has done to illustrate the topic. Click on it to get a bigger view.

Daniel Solis Handler - 6th Grade B

If you click here you will reach the concept map that I have prepared. Again, you will need to have installed Java runtime environment in your computer. In case you don’t have it yet, you can download Java from here. It won’t work without it. You can also download a printed version from here.

The Central Massif of the Picos de Europa by Mick Stephenson (not a student)

These are some interesting websites:

· Fun jigsaw puzzle: here

· Visit Enrique Alonso‘s website to practice with his amazing flash maps:

Where it is? Mark on the map the location of some of Spain’s landforms:

+ General features: here

+ Rivers: here

What’s its name? Choose from the list the name of these landforms:

+ General features: here

+ Rivers: here

I hope it is helpful. Let me know your opinion.


So say we all!!