Grade 6

  • Social Studies Pacing Guide Overview For Grade 6 Social Studies: The World Scott Foresman

    September OctoberNovember 

    2 weeks 

    *Geography Themes 

    *Map Skills & concepts 

    Handbook: Geography Skills 

    Reference Guide: Geography Terms 

    2 weeks 

    *Old & New Stone Age 

    *Primary & Secondary Sources 

    Unit 1: Early Civilizations and Cultures

    1 week 

    * Old & New Stone Age 

    3 weeks 

    *Fertile Crescent 

    Unit 1: Early Civilizations and Cultures

    1 week 

    *Ancient Hebrews 

    *Election Day 

    2 weeks 

    *Ancient Egypt 

    Unit 2: Early Civilizations in Africa and Asia; Ch. 3 

    December JanuaryFebruary

    1 week 

    * Ancient Egypt 

    Unit 2: Early Civilizations in Africa and Asia; Ch. 3 

    1 week 

    *China 

    Unit 2: Early Civilizations in Africa and Asia; Ch. 4 

    1 week 

    *Buddhism and Hinduism Unit 2: Early Civilizations in Africa and Asia; Ch. 5 


    2 weeks 

    *Early American Civilizations 

    Unit 3: Early Civilizations in America 

    2 weeks 

    * Ancient Greece 

    Unit 4: Mediterranean Empires; Ch. 9 

    1 week 

    * Ancient Greece 

    Unit 4: Mediterranean Empires; Ch. 9 

    3 weeks 

    * Ancient Rome 

    Unit 4: Mediterranean Empires; Ch. 10 

    March April May

    3 weeks 

    *Middle Ages 

    Unit 5: The Medieval World

    3 weeks 

    *Renaissance 

    *Exploration 

    Unit 6: Discovery, Exploration and Revolutions 

    3 weeks 

    *Industrial Revolution 

    *French Revolution 

    *Imperialism 

    Unit 6: Discovery, Exploration and Revolutions 

    June

    2 weeks 

    * World War I & II 

    Unit 7: The World in Opposition 

    Unit 8: New Nations and a New Century