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Grade 6 Social Studies

What We Do

  • The effects of the Reconstruction on American life
  • Life after the Civil War
  • The changing role of the United States of America through World War I
  • Social, technological and economic changes of the early 20th century

How we do it

  • Projects, multi-paragraph writing and discussions
  • Multimedia projects and presentations
  • Reading from various primary and secondary sources
  • Individual reflection, research and writing
  • Collaborative projects and activities
  • Group and independent activities utilizing technology (i.e. IPads, Smartboard)
  • Quizzes and tests


  • Verbal prompting
  • Vary time allotted for tasks
  • Vary number of tasks
  • Visual maps/charts
  • Redirection