Geography, Culture, Ancient Civilizations, Native Americans and Age of Exploration
-Latitude and Longitude
-Five Themes of Geography
-What is Culture?
-How Does a Culture Work?
-Elements of Culture
Unit 3-The Ancients
-The Iceman of the Alps
-The Great Leap Forward
Unit 4-Native Americans
Unit 5-Age of Exploration
-European Exploration of the New World
The sixth grade course of study includes Geography, Culture, Ancient Civilizations, Native Americans and Age of Exploration.
1. Grading - quarter grades are based on the following categories:
d. class participation
e. research reports/ projects
f. oral presentations
g. group work
h. other means of assessment
2. Student Expectations - students are expected to bring to class each day:
a. an organized binder and a pen or pencil
b. homework assignments carefully done with a heading including the full name, subject and date.
c. a plan book.
3. Attendance and Punctuality
a. All students are to select a class "buddy" to contact for homework assignments and notes when they are absent.
b. All students are expected to arrive to class on time.