6th Gr. Social Studies

  • This week in Social Studies: Nov. 16th -Nov. 20th, 2020

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 11/16/2020

    Students & Parents,

     

    Welcme to the start of quarter 2 of the school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments, and continue to check Poweschool for graded assignments.

     

    This week, students will continue with our fourth unit of the school year; "Ancient Greece."  This unit will last 3 weeks.  Below, you will find our weekly agenda.

     

    Monday, 11/16: Governments of Greece

    Tuesday, 11/17: Athens vs. Sparta

    Wednesday, 11/18: Athens vs. Sparta (Remote Learning Day)

    Thursday, 11/19: Persian Wars

    Friday, 11/20: Pelponnesian Wars

    Monday, 11/23: Pelponnesian Wars (Remote Learning Day)

    Tuesday, 11/24: Pelponnesian Wars (Remote Learning Day)

     

     

    *All daily google slides must be turned in by the due date.

    *ANY missing work from unit 4 "Ancient Greece" must be turned in by FRIDAY, Dec. 4th or that assignment/s will be scored a zero.

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This week in Social Studies: 10/26 - 10/30, 2020

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 10/26/2020

    Students & Parents,

     

    Welcme to the start of quarter 2 of the school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments, and continue to check Poweschool for graded assignments.

     

    This week, students will begin our third unit of the school year; "Ancient Egypt."  This unit will last 3 weeks.  Below, you will find our weekly agenda.

     

    Monday, 10/26: Egyptian Social Pyramid

    Tuesday, 10/27: Dieties of Egypt

    Wednesday, 10/28: EdPuzzle (Remote Learning Day)

    Thursday, 10/29: Research Dieties

    Friday, 10/30: Argumentative Paragraph Dieties (MAJOR GRADED ASSIGNMENT)

     

     

    *All daily google slides must be turned in by the due date.

    *ANY missing work from unit 3 "Ancient Egypt" must be turned in by MONDAY, Nov. 9th or that assignment/s will be scored a zero.

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This Week in Social Studies: 10/19 - 10/23

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 10/16/2020 3:00:00 PM

    Students & Parents,

     

    Welcme to the start of quarter 2 of the school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments, and continue to check Poweschool for graded assignments.

     

    This week, students will begin our third unit of the school year; "Ancient Egypt."  This unit will last 3 weeks.  Below, you will find our weekly agenda.

     

    Monday, 10/19: Geography of Egypt

    Tuesday, 10/20: Nile River

    Wednesday, 10/21: Lives of Pharaohs

    Thursday, 10/22: Student research

    Friday, 10/23: Social Pyramids

     

     

    *All daily google slides must be turned in by the due date.

    *ANY missing work from unit 3 "Ancient Egypt" must be turned in by MONDAY, Nov. 9th or that assignment/s will be scored a zero.

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This week in Social Studies: 9/28 - 9/30

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 9/28/2020

    Students, & Parents,

     

    Thank you for a wonderful start to the 20/21 school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments, and continue to check Poweschool for graded assignments.

     

    This week students will continue to learn about Unit 2 "Mesopotamia & The Fertile Crescent."

     

    Monday, 9/28: Unit 2 Project

    Tuesday, 9/29: Unit 2 Project

    Wednesday, 9/30: Unit 2 Project (DUE through google classroom)

    Thursday, 10/1: Track Out

    Friday, 10/2: Track Out

     

     

    *Unit 2 Project Due Wednesday, Sept. 30th.  It will not be accepted PAST FRIDAY Oct. 2nd

     *Check Poweschool for assignments that have been graded

    *ANY missing work except for the project needs to be turned in by Sept. 30th or it will become a zero.

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This week in Social Studies: 9/21 -9/25

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 9/18/2020

    Students, & Parents,

     

    Thank you for a wonderful start to the 20/21 school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments, and continue to check Poweschool for graded assignments.

     

    This week students will continue to learn about Unit 2 "Mesopotamia & The Fertile Crescent."

     

    Monday, 9/21: Geography of Mesopotamia

    Tuesday, 9/22: Daily Life in Mesopotamia

    Wednesday, 9/23: Achievement & Inventions in Mesopotamia

    Thursday, 9/24: Guidance Lesson with Ms. Deen

    Friday, 9/25: Government of Mesopotamia

     

    *Weekly Google Form 9/21 - 9/25

    *Edpuzzle Assignment "Hammurabi"

     *Check Poweschool for assignments that have been graded

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This week in Social Studies: 9/14 - 9/18, 2020

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 9/11/2020

    Students, & Parents,

     

    Thank you for a wonderful start to the 20/21 school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments, and continue to check Poweschool for graded assignments.

     

    This week students will end Unit 1 Geography and start Unit 2 "Mesopotamia & The Fertile Crescent."

     

    Monday, 9/14: 5 Themes assessment (due by the end of the day through google classroom.)

    *Last day to turn in any missing work from Unit 1 Geography.  If assignment/s are not turned in then that assignment will receive a zero.

    Tuesday, 9/15: Start Unit 2 "Mesopotamia & The Fertile Crescent"  What is a Civilization?

    Wednesday, 9/16: Fertile Crescent

    Thursday, 9/17: Nomads to Farmers (Video & Assignment)

    Friday, 9/18: Intoduction to the Sumerians

     

    *5 Themes Assessment must be turned in by the end of the day on Monday, Sept 14th

    *Last DAY to turn in ANY MISSING WORK FROM UNIT 1 GEOGRAPHY will be Monday, Sept. 14th or that assignment will be a ZERO.

    *Check Poweschool for interims on Sept. 15th.

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This week in Social Studies: Sept. 7th - 11th, 2020

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 9/4/2020

    Thank you for a wonderful start to the 20/21 school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments.

     

    This week students will continue with learning about Geography.

    Monday, 9/7: NO SCHOOL (Holiday)

    Tuesday, 9/8: Geography Scavenger Hunt

    Wednesday, 9/9: Why do maps change?

    Thursday, 9/10: Landforms & Environments

    Friday, 9/11: Landforms & Environments

     

    *5 Themes of Geography Project Due: Sept. 9th

    *Last DAY to turn in ANY MISSING WORK FROM UNIT 1 GEOGRAPHY will be Monday, Sept. 14th or that assignment will be a ZERO.

     

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • This week in Social Studies: Aug. 31st - Sept. 4th, 2020

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 8/28/2020

    Students & Parents,

    Thank you for a wonderful start to the 20/21 school year.  As we continue to move forward in the school year, please continue to check our 6th grade website for current information.  Also, students and parents, check your google classroom account daily for announcements and classwork assignments.

     

    This week students will continue with learning about the 5 Themes of Geography.

     Monday, 8/31: 5 Themes of Geography Quiz (Due by Wednesday,  9/2)

    Tuesday, 9/1: Introduce Google Slide Project (5 Themes of Geography Due by Sept. 9th)

    Wednesday, 9/2: Continents & Oceans (Google Form due by 9/4)

    Thursday, 9/3: Latitude & Longitude

    Friday, 9/4: Latitude & Longitude (Assessment Due by 9/8)

    As always, if you would need anything please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

     

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  • This week in Social Studies: Aug. 24th - 28th, 2020

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 8/21/2020

    Mr. Trbovich

    atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    In this week of Social Studies, students will be learning about the following: Unit 1 Geography

     

    8/24/20: Theme of Geography; “Location”

    8/25/20: Theme of Geography;

    “Place”

    8/26/20: Theme of Geography;

    “Region”

    8/27/20: Theme of Geography;

    “Movement”

    8/28/20: Theme of Geography;

    “Human Interaction Environment”

     

    Assigned Work:

    -EdPuzzle Video Quiz due: Aug.30th

    -Vocabulary Frayer Model (1st eight vocabulary words) All terms will be due by Friday 9/04.

     

    *Parents, please continue to check our websites for additional information.  Also, we will start to collect classwork through google classroom for grades starting this week.

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Trbovich

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  • Google Classroom intro. video's.

    Posted by Andrew Trbovich on 8/10/2020

    Students & Parents,

     

    Please watch the following videos before we start remote learning.  The videos will help you learn how to sign in to our WCPSS portal, how to identify google classroom, and how to use google classroom (student view.), and How to use Google Classroom for Parents.

    This information is very important to know before we start school on August 17th.  If you would need any assistance please email at atrbovich@wcpss.net

     

    Thank you,

    Mr. Andrew Trbovich

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