Columbus Junior High School
6th Grade Social Studies
4th Period conference 10:13-10:58
Call 732-2891 for an appointment
6th grade Social Studieswill include the History, Geography, Economics, Government, Citizenship, andCulture of the various societies of the World.
Blue or Black pen, pencil, Map Pencils, Composition book, folder with brads, Notebook paper, A/R library book.
Textbook: TextbookReplacement Cost:
OurWorld Today People, Places, and Issues $53.25
Be seated in your desk and prepared when the bell rings. 1st time- Verbal warning
Listen carefully and follow directions. 2nd time- Parent contact
Do not disturb others. 3rd time-Referral toprincipal
Respect others- be kind in words and actions. 4th time- Principal assigns ISS
Respect school and personal property.
BeforeSchool: 7:30-7:45 and after school: 3:20-3:40 and Advisory period most days.
NoAM tutorials on Tuesday’s I have duty.
*Make an appointment with me in advance to assure that I will be there.
Homework is due the next class day unless stated differently. All homework assignments are to be written in the Agenda book by the student and will have my signature stamp. The Agenda book is to be signed by a parent or guardian nightly. Parents please check the agenda book nightly the 6th grade teachers often use it as the first form of communication home.
MajorGrades (Tests, 6th week Composition book, Projects)=40%
MinorGrades (classwork, quizzes, 3rd week Composition book, foldables, etc.)=50%
*All work with grades less than 100% MUST be corrected and turned in to be rechecked by the next class period.
SeeStudent Handbook for campus wide policies.
6 Weeks topics: (Subject to change)
1st Six Weeks
Geography Handbook Skills and OurWorld: Chapters GH, 1, 2
Unit 01: North America: Chapters: 18,19, 20
Unit 02: Celebrate Freedom
Unit 03: Central America andCaribbean: Chapter 21
2nd Six Weeks
Unit 04: South America: Chapters 22,23
Unit 05: Europe: Chapters: 9,10, 11, 12
3rd Six Weeks
Unit 06: Russian-EurasianRepublics: Chapters: 13, 14
Unit 07: East Asia: Chapters: 6,7
4th Six Weeks
Unit 08: Southeast Asia: Chapter: 8
Unit 09: South Asia: Chapter: 5
5th Six Weeks
Unit 10: Southwest Asia and NorthAfrica: Chapters: 3, 4
Unit 11: Sub-Saharan Africa:Chapters: 15, 16, 17
6th Six Weeks
Unit 12: Australia and Oceania:Chapters: 24, 25
Unit 13: Independent Study andInnovation
Composition book: student composition books will be filled with various notes, foldables, vocabulary words, other test study aids etc. These will be a major part of the students 6 weeks grades as they will count for 2 grades each 6 weeks. A daily grade before the progress notes (3rd week) and a test grade before report cards (6th week).
-- - - - - - Cut ~~Sign~~and return to Mrs. Neuendorff - - - - - -
Student signature Parent/Guardian Signature
Bring signed paper back to Mrs.Neuendorff 6th Social Studies