6th Grade World Geography Introduction Unit

The purpose of the Introduction Unit for 6th Grade World Geography is threefold.

  1. Answer the questions What is Social Studies?
  2. Who is Mrs. Cullip? and Who Am I?
  3. Syllabus, Expectations, Routines & Literature Circles

Students at the end of this Unit will understand what we will we be learning in the class and how we will acquire the knowledge; as well as, who are the people that make up their class and how they are relevant to what we will be studying.

Week 1-2:

  • Class Introductions
  • Class Expectations & Routines
  • What is it to be Kind, Respectful, Diligent & Safe? What do these look like in the classroom? (Completed as a Literature Circle)
  • Syllabus
  • Expectation Lesson Check

Week 2-3:

  • Culture
  • History
  • Economics
  • Government
  • Geography