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Middle School Grade 6 Courses

Humanities
  • Theme: Knowing One’s Past
  • Students search for the origins of our civilization and our culture
Math
  • Introduces tools necessary for solving problems, identifying patterns, and developing number sense
  • Introduces algebraic and geometric concepts
  • Uses Prentice-Hall Math 2 Program Text
Science
  • Connects to Grade 6 Humanities theme by investigating past history of Earth
  • Uses the SEPUP text, Issues & Earth Science
World Languages
  • Introduction to French or Spanish
Art
  • Explores art through an archeological perspective
  • Involves research of different ancient cultures
  • Reconstructs ancient artifacts from Egyptian sarcophagi, Greek urns, Roman coins, and Indian mandalas
Health
  • Introduces Mindset curriculum and focuses on the social/emotional components of being healthy
Music
  • Connected to the Grade 6 Humanities theme, Grade 6 Music classes play percussion instruments learning basic rhythms and beats
Physical Education
  • Classes meet twice each week for the entire school year, with the goal of involving students in regular physical activity including a variety of lifelong sports.
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