History 6

 

The sixth grade History and Geography course looks at the key events and important people in American history from 1815 to the middle of the 20th century. Students will read four books from the captivating history series, A History of Us, by Joy Hakim, and work through thought-provoking study guides that correlate with these books. History flashcards from Veritas Press as well as the text, 200 Questions about American History will aid students in committing to memory the significant dates, people, and deeds of this era in U.S. history. Finally, pupils will memorize “The Gettysburg Address,” the U.S. presidents, and the location and capitals of the 50 states.