6th Grade Social Studies

This class introduces students to ancient world history. The study of this class will prepare students to see and know how geography influences people’s lives, how laws contribute to society, how innovations and ideas of the past influence the present and the future, and how the belief systems of a society shape our culture. Topics covered include Mesopotamia, Egypt, China, India and Ancient Greece. During the second semester, students will examine the development of civilizations during the Middle Ages.