6th grade Social Studies is a class where we will study World Geography, World History (Religion, Diversity, & Identity), and Culture (Awareness and Understanding). We will learn about Ancient as well as Contemporary civilizations and cultures.
In English Language Arts, we will study many topics, including parts of speech, use of language, character and plot development, vocabulary, and much more.
CULTURE VIDEOS & SITES, ETC.
Country Guide Reports- research site
Cultural Differences Playlists- videos
Lost Boys of Sudan- video
Culture Quizlet- quizlet
Culture Slideshow- Google slides from class
WORLD GEOGRAPHY GAMES and REVIEW
NATURAL DISASTERS VIDEOS
INDIA- News report- the importance of monsoons- 3 mins: Why are monsoons so important to India's economy?
INDIA- geography overview of India: 3 minutes- What are the geographic features? What do they do? Why is the monsoon so important?
INDIA: The sights and sounds of India-National Geographic -4 min.- Describe the physical features. How do the physical features of India impact the way they live?
INDIA- monsoons: What causes them? How do they affect how people live? (4 min)
LANGUAGE ARTS VIDEOS and RESOURCES:
5 PARAGRAPH ESSAY- SHOULD SCHOOL START LATER