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6th Grade Social Studies curriculum

6th Grade Social Studies curriculum

Basically, this course will take students through different historical periods, how people lived, past civilizations, and how people evolved in their cultures and beliefs. To back up the lessons, there will be numerous interactive and engaging activities. We’ll also encourage students to read passages and write essays. It is all to improve their literacy skills.

This page gives you all the necessary information on the course, the topics covered in it, and why Let’s Read English’s curriculum is your best choice.

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What Do You Teach in 6th Grade Social Studies?

In 6th grade, social studies curriculum borders around world history and ancient cultures. So, that will take a major part of the classes. Based on the standards, every student must take at least one of them. So, Let’s Read English has divided them into two. Your child has to select only one of them.

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Since more students have been choosing the world history, we made it the default option. Of course, you can change it to ancient history.

Find out more information about our 6th grade social studies curriculum from the 6th grade social studies scope and sequence and the 6th grade social studies lesson plans.

Social Studies Objectives for Sixth Grade

At the end of this program, your child should have mastered the 6th grade social studies objectives below.

  • Understand the various landscapes in Africa
  • The description of notable Egyptian deities and mummies
  • Explain how Europe was changed by the crusades
  • Understand the Chinese civilizations
  • Describe how the first advanced society was created by the Sumerians
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Why Choose Let’s Read English’s 6th Grade Social Studies Online School Curriculum?

Let’s Read English curriculum is designed to inform students on how the world was transformed and shaped by past historical events and the actions of ancient peoples. Also, with the use of interactive and engaging materials, video lessons, and the guidance of certified teachers, Let’s Read English will add real-world connections to the equation, making it register and linger in students’ minds for a long time.

Here are some reasons to consider Let’s Read English’s curriculum:

As a Full CurriculumAs a Supplement
  • The curriculum will stimulate your child’s interest and reinforce his knowledge and skills.
  • Our curriculum calculator and activity planners will help students and their parents plan their programs and also keep track of the progress.
  • Lessons can be organized with graphic organizers.
  • Lessons are filled with technical terms to help students build their vocabulary.
  • The curriculum will broaden students’ knowledge about places in the world and diversity of cultures and beliefs.
  • Let’s Read English’s system offers automated recordkeeping features and grading systems.
  • Lessons are supported with projects and writing assignments to build literacy skills.
  • Develops students’ knowledge on transformation of the ancient world into contemporary world.
  • Parents have the liberty to customize the curriculum.
  • Also, students can progress at their individual paces.
  • Students have the option to repeat lessons and even retake tests and quizzes
  • Lessons, quizzes, and tests can be retaken multiple times until mastery is achieved.
  • Every lesson begins with a warm-up activity.