Curriculum Scope & Sequence – 6th Grade

Language Arts


  • READING: Progeny Press Study Guides are used for each term’s novel unit. With the exception of term 4, each novel has been chosen to supplement our social studies unit of U.S. history. A read aloud book has also been chosen for each term to further supplement the social studies curriculum.
    • Term 1: Witch of Blackbird Pond. Read Aloud: Journey to the New World by Kathryn Lasky.
    • Term 2: Johnny Tremain. Read Aloud: Standing in the Light by Mary Pope Osborne.
    • Term 3: Amos Fortune Freeman. Read Aloud: Lyddie by Katherine Patterso
    • Term 4: Number the Stars. Read Aloud: The Ballad of Lucy Whipple by Karen Cushman.
  • SPELLING: Houghton Mifflin Spelling and Vocabulary Level 6
  • GRAMMAR: Easy Grammar Grade 6 Teacher Edition and Daily Grams Grade 6 Teacher Edition.
  • WRITING: Excellence in Writing – Student Writing Intensive Level B
  • HANDWRITING: Zaner-Bloser Handwriting Grade 6.


Texts: Silver-Burdett-Ginn, Mathematics Grade 6, Mad Minute, by Addison-Wesley Publishing.


Texts: Positive Action Grade 6 Bible Workbook – Winning the Race, Doctrine Questions and Answers, Bible.


Texts: ACSI Purposeful Design Grade 6

Social Studies

Texts: Scott-Foresman: Building a Nation, Map Skills for Today – Grade 6 – Weekly Reader Publishing.