U.S. History I Brookville Middle School

Sixth Grade U.S. History

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6th grade U.S. History

United States History  To 1865

 Mr. Griffis  email sgriffis@campbell.k12.va.us 

Mrs. Hillman email jhillman@campbell.k12.va.us
The study guides, games and links on this web page are designed to enhance the learning provided by our sixth grade history teachers. These resources reflect the Standards of Learning for the state of Virginia. Brookville Middle School provides these learning resources as a tool for remediation and enhancement. Please contact our teachers via e-mail if you are interested in other avenues to pursue your interests in history.

Yearly Study Guide for USI

Play the Fling the Teacher games
before each quiz and test to help you study. The Fling the teacher game should never be the only study option. Use your notes, textbook, vocabulary words and SOL Pass website. You may need to install the free
Adobe Flash player for these games.  The games only work using Mozilla Fire Fox browser or the Microsoft Edge browser.

Fling the Teacher 2a   

 Fling the Teacher 2b                                      

 Fling the teacher 2c       

 Fling the teacher 2d  

 Fling the Teacher 3a

Fling the Teacher 3a,b,c    

Fling the teacher 4a   

Fling the teacher 4b&C

 FLing the Teacher 5a

Fling the teacher 5B

Fling the teacher 5c

Fling the teacher 5d

Fling the teacher 6a

Fling the teacher 6b

Fling the teacher 6c

Fling the teacher 6d

Fling the teacher 7a

Fling the teacher 7b

fling the teacher 7c

Fling The Teacher 8a  

Fling the teacher 8b&C

Fling the Teacher 8d

Fling the teacher 8e

Fling the Teacher 9a

Fling the teacher 9a&b

Fling the Teacher 9c

Fling the teacher 9c&d

fling the teacher 9e

fling the teacher 9e&f

Multiple choice game unit 2

Multiple choice game unit 3

Multiple choice game unit 4

Multiple choice game unit 5

Multiple choice game unit 6

Multiple choice game unit 7

Multiple choice game unit 8

Multiple choice game unit 9

 Unit Two Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Three Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Four Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Five Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Six Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Seven Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Eight Multiple Choice review game no time limit

Unit Nine Multiple Choice review game no time limit

 If you want to bee an advanced Sol taker watch these videos for enhancement

Liberty`s Kids: #01"The Boston Tea Party" (1/2)

Liberty`s Kids: #01"The Boston Tea Party" (2/2)

Liberty`s Kids: #02"The Intolerable Acts" (1/2)

Liberty`s Kids: #02"The Intolerable Acts" (2/2)

Liberty`s Kids: #03"United We Stand" 

Liberty`s Kids #04 Libertyor Death

Liberty`s Kids #05 MidnightRide

Liberty`s Kids #06 The ShotHeard Round the World

Liberty`s Kids: #07 GreenMountain Boys

Liberty`s Kids: #08 TheSecond Continental Congress

Liberty`s Kids #09 BunkerHill

Liberty`s Kids #10Postmaster General Franklin

Liberty`s Kids #11 Washington Takes Command

Liberty's Kids #12 Common Sense

Liberty's Kids #13 The First Fourth of July

Liberty's Kids #14 New York, New York

Liberty's Kids #15 The Turtle

Liberty's Kids #16 One Life to Lose

Liberty's Kids #17 Captain Molly

Liberty's Kids #18 American Crisis

Liberty's Kids #19 Across the Delaware

Liberty's Kids #20 An American in Paris

Liberty's Kids #21 Sybil Ludington

Liberty's Kids #22 Lafayette Arrives

Liberty's Kids #23 The Hessians Are Coming

Liberty's Kids #24 Valley Forge

Liberty's Kids #25 Allies at Last

Liberty's Kids #26 Honor and Compromise

Liberty's Kids #27 The New Frontier

Liberty's Kids #28 Not Yet Begun to Fight

Liberty's Kids #29 The Great Galvez

Liberty's Kids #30 In Praise of Ben

Liberty`s Kids #31 Bostonians

Liberty`s Kids #32 Benedict Arnold

Liberty`s Kids #33 Conflict in the South

Liberty`s Kids #34 Deborah Samson Soldier of the Revolution

Liberty`s Kids #35 James Armistead

Liberty`s Kids #36 Yorktown

Liberty`s Kids #37 Born Free and Equal

Liberty`s Kids #38 The Man Who Wouldn`t Be King

Liberty`s Kids #39 Going Home

Liberty’s Kids The Constitution #40


 Unit 2 Geography videos
 Unit 3 Indians videos Unit 4 Exploration videos
 Rocky Mountains

Latitude and Longitude

 Basin and Range

Appalachian Highland

 Great Plains

 Interior Lowlands

Rivers flowing west from the continental divide

 Coastal Plain

The  Canadian shield


coastal Range

United States Geography

American Geography Southeastern Region

American Geography  Mountain West Region

 Introduction to American Indians


Eastern woodlands people

Capital Resources


Hunting and Gathering

Kinds of resources

More information about archaeologist


Native peoples of the regions

Pueblo Indians
 Intro into exploration

Early Exploration

New world
European views on American Indians

Results of Spanish exploration

Effects of European exploration

Early explorers and fur trade

John Cabot

New Lands for France

Portuguese explorers

Relations with native  Americans

Spanish Conquistadors
 Geography ppt
Landforms PPT
Land/water assessments PPT
Water features PPT
US1.2 Jeopardy PPT
 American Indian PPt preview
American Indian Jeopardy PPT

 Explorers preview PPt
Explorers Jeopardy review game PPT
Explorer quiz ppt
 Explorer PPT

 Unit 5 Colonial America videos Unit 6 American revolution videos Unit 7 American constitution videos
Begin of colonial america
Southern Colonies
Early Colonial America
Economy of new england
English colonies
Indentured servants
Roanoke Island
Life in colonies
Middle colonies
New England colonies
New World
Plymouth colony
Religious persecution

 Introduction to revolutionary war figures
Review causes of the revolution
British rule
Patrick henry
Events that led to revolution
Proclamation of 1763
From Jamestown to the American revolution
English influence
Six revolutionary figures
Ben Franklin
Ben franklin 2
Common sense
Tax without representation
Trouble in the colonies
Boston tea party
Thomas paine
Under British rule
George Washington Delaware
English control on trade
French and Indian war
Thomas Jefferson declaration of independence
George Washington
Boston massacre
Lexington on concord
Paul Revere
Paul Revere 2
Declaration of Independence
American before the declaration of Independence
First continental Congress
Treaty of paris

First Five Presidents


the articles of confederation

 Judicial Branch
3 branches of government
 Executive branch
 Legislative branch
 Constitutional government

Checks and balances

Preamble to the constitution

Bill of rights

Bill of rights 2

Political parties

Hamilton and Jefferson

  Colonial America preview PPT
US1.5 jeopardy PPT
Colonial America PPT
 American revolution preview ppt
Events of revolutionary war ppt

Causes the revolutionary war ppt

 Unit seven PPT
Government preview PPt

New nation PPT

Unit 8 westward expansion videos Unit 9 civil war begins
 Unit 9 the civil war
 Westward Movement begins

California gold rush

California gold rush 2

Climate and geography

Cotton gin


Industrial revolution

Lewis and Clark

Louisiana Purchase

Manifest destiny

Oregon territory

Oregon Trail

Oregon Trail 2

Oregon territory 2


Santa fe  trail

Scarcity and Choice

Steam Power



Trails 2

US Expansion


Westward Expansion

 Underground Railroad


Abolitionist 2


Compromise of 1850

Introduction to causes of war

Kansas Nebraska Act

Lincoln elected

Douglas and Garrison

Economic issues

Fort Sumter

Fort Sumter 2

Harriet Tubman

Missouri compromise

Northern Culture

North and south compared


Political shifts


Slavery economy

Slavery economic issues

Southern culture

 Civil War Starts

Abraham Lincoln

Bull Run

Capture of Richmond

Civil war ends

Emancipation proclamation

Gettysburg Address

Northern Women


Soldier’s life

Southern Women


War Strategy north

War Strategy South

 Westward expansion PPT

Westward expansion preview PPT

Unit 8 jeopardy game PPT

 Causes of civil war PPT

Jeopardy game causes PPT

Major effects of civil war PPt

 Preview events and people PPT

Unit 9 Jeopardy game #1 PPT

Unit 9 jeopardy game #2 PPT

Power Point Slide Shows

Slide Shows
8 Regions of the United States
USI. 2b
Name that Region
USI. 2b
Rivers and Waterways
USI. 2c
Native Americans
USI. 3a-b
USI. 4a
Explorers and their Interactions
USI. 4b
Colonies and why they were Established
USI. 5b
New England, Mid-Atlantic, Southern Colonies
USI. 5b
Why People Came to the Colonies
USI. 5c
The French and Indian War
USI. 6a
Brink of Revolution
USI. 6a
Birth of a Nation
USI. 7a
Westward Expansion
USI. 8a
Manifest Destiny
USI. 8b
Abolitionist Movement
USI. 8d
Differences Between the North and the South
USI. 9a
The Southern Secession
USI. 9c
Civil War Leaders
USI. 9d
Major Civil War Battles and Events
USI. 9e
Important People In U.S. History

USI. 4-9

Interactive NotebookWhat is an interactive notebook ppt (3.0 MB)

Interactive NotebookStudent Power Point Slideshow (How to Use Power Point) 


 Parents and students: The review and vocabulary links below are a great resource to stretch your learning, prepare for the SOL's, help with homework or just do some serious learning.

US History to 1865 Refrigerator Cards

Question Packet

US History Review

Flash Cards for US History  to 1865 use these flash cards and really boost your grades in History class!:>

Slave letter to his former master

Library of Congress

teachinghistory.org a great site for parents, teachers or students to enhance their history experience 

You have to be able to read charts and graphs click here for real data, charts and graphs from the U.S. Government

Want to be a history expert ? Here is the site to expand your knowledge Live Binders knowledge sharing

U. S. Map Puzzle

Sol Pass password bes great site, four stars