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6th Grade Social Studies

Assignments
Progress Book
 Social Studies  April 30th - May 4th
 
 Monday:
Classwork-
Reciprocal Teaching - Section 4 "Egyptian Achievements"
Groups: "Egyptian Writing/Writing in Ancient Egypt"
and "The Rosetta Stone/Egptian Texts" 
Homework-
Finish any late/absent work, be ready to present tomorrow! 
 
Tuesday:
Classwork-
 Reciprocal Teaching - Section 4 "Egyptian Achievements"
 Groups: "Temples, Tombs and Art" and "Egyptian Art"
Homework-
Reread Section 4, complete the Cornell Notes worksheet- due Wednesday 
 
Wednesday: 
 Classwork-3rd
Finished Reciprocal Teaching
 
Homework-
Complete the Cornell Notes worksheet
Study for Friday's test! 
 
Classwork-6th 
Complete the Cornell Notes worksheet 
Complete study guide for Ancient Egypt test on Friday
 
Test on Friday- Part 1: Edulastic multiple choice  Part 2: Map  Part 3: Egyptian Achievements Essay 
Review answers for study guide
 
Homework-
Study for Friday's test: reread chapter, review all handouts, look over map! 
 
Thursday: 
classwork-3rd
Complete study guide for test
Review study guide for test 
 
Classwork-6th
Jeopardy Review Game in teams
 
Homework for both 3rd and 6th- 
Study for Friday's test: reread chapter, review all handouts, look over map!  
 
Friday: 
Classwork-
Ancient Egypt Test
Homework-
none 
 
 
 
Social Studies-April 23-27th   
 
Monday
3rd: Finish Cornell Group Notes on Section 3 of Egyptian Packet
Homework: bring art  materials (glue, scissors, coloring supplies) and pyramid supplies (cartouche, 5-10 items, class triangle, map) to class on Tuesday!
 
6th: JS Magazine
-watch vidoe "The Syrian Civil War"
-read "Escape to America", pages 4-7 
-complete "Know the News"/"Syria and its Neighbors" worksheet
 Homework: 1)bring art  materials (glue, scissors, coloring supplies) and pyramid supplies (cartouche, 5-10 items, class triangle, map) to class on Tuesday! 2) finish JS worksheet-due Tuesday
 
Tuesday
Classwork:
-Create Pyramids!
Homework: none 
 
 Wednesday
Classwork:
-Finish pyramid 
Speaker / Listener with a partner reading second half of section 3
-Complete accompanying worksheet
Homework:
-Finish Section 3 worksheet-due Thursday 
 
Thursday
Classwork:
-Reciprocal Teaching on Section 4
-Group Work: read and review, create Google Slides and Handout
Homework:
-Finish anything for group teaching presentations on Friday 
 
 Friday
Classwork:
-Present Reciprocal Teaching Lesson on Section 4
-Read and complete group handouts
Homework:none
                                                                                               
 Social Studies- April 16-20th
 
Monday:
Cornell Notes Partner Game- Section 3
Homework-none
 
Tuesday: 
3rd: no class- math review
6th: Finish Cornell Notes Partner Game- Section 3
Homework- none
 
 
Wednesday:
3rd: no class- math review
6th: Egypt Review Game 
Homework-none
 
Thursday:
3rd: no class- Math Part 1 State Testing
6th: Post Testing Games
Homework-none
 
Friday:
3rd: no class- Math Part 2 State Testing
6th: Post Testing Games
Homework-none
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Social Studies -  April 9 - 13th
 

Monday-

  • Dynasty Flip Books-Google Slides project

    * rubrics needed

    * presentations 

    Homework:  China Test (100 pts.)-THURSDAY, March 1st 


Tuesday-

  • Dynasty Flip Books-Google Slides project

    * rubrics needed

    * presentations 

    Homework:  China Test (100 pts.)-THURSDAY, March 1st 

Wednesday-

  • Jeopardy Review Game

    * Chapter Test- Ancient China

    * Review chapter, worksheets, slides, map, and study guide 

Homework:  China Test (100 pts.)-THURSDAY, March 1st



Thursday-

  •  Ancient China Test

    *Edulastic-China multiple choice portion

    *China map & essay paper portion 

Homework: none


Friday-

  • Junior Scholastic

    *"Quick Quiz" worksheet

    *Map-page 15 (1-10) 

Homework: Finish JS worksheet & page 15- due Monday, March 5th
 
 
Classwork-3rd
Complete study guide for Ancient Egypt test on Friday
 Review answers of study guide!
Test on Friday- Part 1: Edulastic multiple choice  Part 2: Map  Part 3: Egyptian Achievements Essay 
Review answers for study guide
 
Homework-
Classwork-3rd
Complete study guide for Ancient Egypt test on Friday
 Review study guide answers!
Test on Friday- Part 1: Edulastic multiple choice  Part 2: Map  Part 3: Egyptian Achievements Essay 
 
 



Thursday-

  • Preview packet “Ancient India”

  • Reciprocal Reading- pages 22-24

Homework: Review for quiz on Harappan Civilization on Monday

(Review pages 16-21, map, vocabulary wkst., “Ancient India” packet, review questions)

 


Friday-

  • Take notes on “Ancient India” packet-page 25

  • Answer Questions in packet- pages 26-27

  • Complete review questions for Monday’s quiz

Homework: Review for quiz on Harappan Civilization on Monday

(Review pages 16-21, map, vocabulary wkst., “Ancient India” packet, review questions)





December 11th - 15th

Monday-

  • Complete notes on “Achievements” and “Government/Leadership”in our CLOZE notes activity

  • Sumerian Review:

    • Go to Ducksters.com

    • Click on Ancient Mesopotamia

    • Read the online article

    • Complete the 10 question quiz

  • Complete Section 3 Quiz worksheet

Homework: Review flashcards (quiz on Thursday), maps, notes for test (Dec. 20th)

 


Tuesday-

  • Read part of Section 4 “Later Peoples of the Fertile Crescent”-pages 28-29

  • Hammurabi’s Code review: 

    • Go to go.hrw.com

    • Put in code SGD7 CH1

    • Click on “Impact of a System of Laws” 

    • Watch video

  • Read “The Code of Hammurabi” and annotate article

Homework: Review vocabulary-quiz on Thursday, maps, notes test (Dec. 20th).

 


Wednesday-

  • Read and annotate “Hammurabi’s Code: An Eye for an Eye”

  • Write introduction: HIT

    • Strong hook-grab our attention

    • Background information- what do we need to know about Hammurabi and his laws

    • Thesis- on topic? Claim? Two reasons?

Homework: Review for vocabulary quiz-Thursday

 


Thursday-

  • Vocabulary Quiz

  • Complete notes on “Religion” and “Social Classes”in our CLOZE notes activity

  • Preview part of Section 4 “Later Peoples of the Fertile Crescent”-pages 30-33

  • Speaker*Listener Activity-read pages 30-33

Homework: Review map, notes, vocabulary, worksheets test (Wednesday, Dec.20th).

 


Friday-

  • Cuneiform Review

  • Cuneiform Project due Monday

Homework:Finish Cuneiform Project due Monday & Study for test on Wednesday!

 
December 4th - 8th, 2017

Monday-

  • Complete notes on “Geography” and “Economy” in our CLOZE activity

  • Review Section 1 “Geography of the Fertile Crescent” by completing:

    • Section Quiz 1 Worksheet

    • Questions on page 15 (1 a,b,c and 2 a,b) in complete sentences

Homework: “A Fertile Land” map activity due Tuesday

 


Tuesday-

  • Review Geography- “Where in the World Scavenger Hunt” Game

  • Read & Discuss pages 16-17- “River Valley Civilizations”

  • Preview Vocabulary of unit “In Other Words!”

Homework: Cut up and Review Vocabulary Flashcards

 


Wednesday-

  • Preview Section 2 “The Rise of Sumer” -pages 18-22

  • Reciprocal Reading of Section 2 in groups of five

  • Complete “Social Classes of Ancient Mespo”

  • Complete Exit Slip Question- What steps did Sumerian city-states take to protect themselves from their rivals?

Homework: Review Vocabulary Flashcards & map

 


Thursday-

  • Focused Free Write Question- How do you think Sargon’s creation of an empire changed the later history of Mesopotamia?

  • City-state review:

    • Go to go.hrw.com

    • Put in code SGD7 CH1

    • Click on The City State of Ur

    • Complete the city-state activities

  • Complete “Vocabulary Builder 2”

  • Watch Mr. Nicky Mesopotamia Rap on Youtube

Homework: “Section 2 Quiz” worksheet due Friday

 

Social Studies

December 18th-21st, 2017


Monday-

  • Read, Discuss, and  Complete

    • “Early Civilizations in the Eastern Hemisphere Reading Study Guide”

Homework: Study for chapter test on Wednesday


Tuesday-

  • Review Game for Mesopotamia Test

Homework: Study for chapter test on Wednesday


Wednesday-

  • Mesopotamia Test (100 points)

Homework: none


Thursday-

  • Fun Holiday Surprise!

Homework: Have a safe and happy winter break!


Friday-

No School!


Friday-

  • Jigsaw Activity- Sumerian Achievements-pages 23-27

  • Group presentations on each subsection

Homework: Reread pages 23-27 in textbook


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