World History

Grade 6 Overview

  • Unit 1: History and Geography, Citizenship and Economics, Culture Resource, Early People, Beginning of Civilization

    • What are the consequences of technology?
    • How are governments managed?

    Unit 2: The Fertile Crescent, Ancient Egypt and Nubia, Judaism and the Jewish People, Civilizations of Earl India, India’s Empires

    • What are the consequences of technology?
    • How much does geography affect people’s lives? 
    • How are religion and culture connected?

    Unit 3: Ancient China, Chinese Empires, Ancient Greeks, Ancient Greek Civilization

    • How much does geography affect people’s lives?
    • What should governments do?
    • What is power? Who should have it?
    • How should we handle conflict?

    Unit 4: Roman Republic, Roman Empire and christianity, Byzantine Empire, Islamic Civilization

    • What should governments do?
    • Why do people move?
    • What distinguishes one culture from another?
    • How are religion and culture connected?