During the school year, 6th-grade students will study the following concepts in Social Studies:  
  • pre-history
    • no writing
    • cave art
    • fossils
    • artifacts
    • hominids
  • pre-civilization
    • Neolithic Revolution
    • Agricultural Revolution
  • civilization
    • geography
    • government
    • culture
We will concentrate on the following civilizations: 
  • Mesopotamia
  • Egypt
  • Greece
Through it all, our focus is GEOGRAPHY!
  • We also support the Language Arts/Reading Common Core objectives.  We will frequently be responding to comprehension and text-dependent questions.  
  • Researching will be a huge focus areas as well this year.