Western Civilization

Welcome parent newsletter.docx

Meet the Teacher

Mrs. Sorg is excited to enter her second year as the sixth-grade teacher at OLS.

Specials Schedule

P.E.: Tuesday and Wednesday

Math Lab: Monday

Art: Monday

Music: Thursday

Library: Friday

Welcome to Sixth Grade at

Our Lady School

Click here to return to the OLS website.


Overview of the First Semester

Science:

See Mr. Stevens' 5th grade page

Virtues and Theology:

Following Christ, Faith and Life Series (OSV), Disciple of Christ, Education in Virtue (sister John Dominic Rasmussen, O.P. and Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist)

Latin:

First Form Latin (Memoria Press)

History, Geography, and Civics:

All Ye Lands (Catholic Textbook Project), Ancient Mayan, Inca, and Aztec civilizations, Marvelous Greeks, Eternal Rome, The Christian Church, Rise of Islam, Middle Ages, Renaissance, Reformations and the Modern World, Industrial Revolution, Trade influences, Supply and demand, Currencies, etc.

Literature and Vocabulary:

Wordly Wise 3000, Book 5, The Bronze Bow (Elizabeth George Speare), The Door in the Wall (Marguerite de Angeli), The Hobbit (J. R. R. Tolkien), The Adventures of Robin Hood (Roger Lancelyn Green)

Grammar and Composition:

Well-Ordered Language, Level 1A or 2A (Classical Academic Press), Writing & Rhetoric Refutation and Confirmation or Commonplace(Classical Academic Press)

Math:

Ready Math- See Miss Grinol's 7th grade page