Sixth Grade Curriculum:
Focuses on the study of the Old Testament of the Bible.
English – grades 6 – 8
Curriculum includes writing, research, grammar, and mechanics skills.
Spelling words are associated with the reading series. Weekly tests and assignments are given.
Includes instruction from our reading series as well as whole-class and independent reading of novels. Vocabulary and literary skills are part of reading instruction.
The entire school participates in the Accelerated Reader Program. In 6th grade, students are required to read 4 books per quarter and pass the quizzes.
Students in grades 5-8 are required to have a free reading book at all times. On Fridays, the students are given a free reading class period. The students are required to keep a free reading journal with a separate entry for each class period. These are collected and graded quarterly.
The focus is on ancient cultures and civilizations from hunter-gatherers to Ancient Rome.