Welcome to Lee Blum's Teacher Page
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Social Studies 6th Grade
Current Unit: From Dependence to Independence(Unit 3)
All students are required to have a binder (section of a binder is fine) or folder for Social Studies.
(All materials can be found on Google Classroom)
Students can access Junior Scholastic magazine by visiting www.juniorscholastic.com
To log on: Click Sign In, students, and use class password sgs407
Week of Sept. 9th: World of and Personal Time Lines
Week of Sept. 16th: Unit1 Vocabulary, Cardinal Directions, & Land Forms.
Week of Sept. 23rd: Latitude/Longitude, Pre Test, and map projections.
Week of Sept. 30th: Map Projections and Create a Map project.
Week of Oct. 7th: Natural Resources and Create a Map Project.
Week of Oct. 14th: Create a Map project, World Time Zones, Junior Scholastic Current Events.
Week of Oct. 21th & 28th: Survival Guide Project and the Minimum Wage.
Week of Nov. 4th: Survival Guide presentations and Unit 1 review.
Week of Nov. 11th: Unit 1 Review and Unit 1 Test.
Week of Nov. 18th & 22nd: Unit 2 Introduction, Vocabulary and Culture.
Week of Dec. 2nd: The Olmecs.
Week of Dec. 9th: The Maya
Week of Dec. 16th & Jan. 2nd: Maya Newspaper Project.
Week of Jan. 6th: Aztecs
Week of Jan. 13th: Incas
Week of Jan. 20th: Explorers of the New World.
Week of Jan. 27th: Explorers Research.
Week of Feb. 3rd: Projects due and Study Guide
Week of Feb. 10th: Guidance Departments 7th Grade Electives Presentation & Unit 2 Essay/Test.
Week of Feb. 17th: Black History Month and Unit 2 Wrap up.
Week of Feb. 24th: Skills review.
Week of March 2nd: Primary Election and Unit 3 Vocabulary.
Week of March 9th: Spanish Colonies and Independence.