Sixth Grade

Sixth grade is an exciting year for students as it marks the culmination of elementary school.  Students tackle a challenging curriculum and hone their executive functioning skills as they prepare to enter middle school. 

In Language Arts, students explore-

  • Writing historical fiction
  • Bias in media messages
  • Developing theories about text and characters
  • Strengthening their ability to talk about text

In Math, students reason through-

  • Ratios
  • Integers
  • Algebraic expressions 
  • Fraction, decimal, and percent relationships

Science focuses on-

  • Properties of water 
  • Astronomy
  • Weather patterns and fronts
  • Energy sources

Sixth-grade SOL Tests:

  • Reading
  • Mathematics

Sixth Grade Team Members

ITEMS NEEDED IN THE SIXTH GRADE CLASSROOMS

WHAT WILL SIXTH GRADERS LEARN ABOUT THIS YEAR?

Elementary Grading & Reporting

Student Testing in Grade 6