Barnstable Horace Mann Charter School
6th Grade Unit at a Glance for Parents/Guardians/Mentors   09/05

These are the overviews of the units your child will be studying this year.

 Suggestions about how you may help your child’s learning experience are listed in the final box.
Note:  These units are continually being updated throughout the year.

 

Click on the appropriate link for your Unit Overview Page

 

English Language Arts

Mathematics

Science & Technology/Engineering

History & Social Sciences

English Language Arts Standards

Language:
Discussion/Listening
English Structure
Word Study

Reading & Literature:
Reading Strategies
Genres: Fiction

Non-Fiction
Poetry
Drama

Composition:
Writing Process
Standard English Conventions
Rubrics

Media:
Software, Websites & Reference Material
Media Production

Data & Statistics

 

Decimals

Problem-Solving & Equations

Fractions

Ratios and Percents

 

Probability

 

Measurement

 

Geometry

Integers

 

 

 

 

 

Skills of Inquiry and Technology/Engineering developed throughout the unit

 

Living Things

 

Cells and Heredity

 

The Earth

 

History and Geography, Civics and Government, Economics: World Geography Content and Skills (developed throughout the units)

 

 

South American

 

Europe

 

Asia
Western Asia (the Middle East)

Central and Southern Asia
Southeast Asia and Oceans

 

Africa

 

 

 

 

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