March
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6th Grade Social Studies Pacing Guide
Ridge Road Middle School

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Intro Unit 12 Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece Athens vs. Sparta

Unit 12 Vocabulary Quiz
Important People of Ancient Greece iPad Group Project- Popplet
Ancient Greece Political Systems

Unit 12 Group Quiz


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Intro to Greek Wars: Persian, Trojan, and Peloponnesian Wars

Foldable of Wars with
Group Research on Ipads


Greek Mythology Group Reading
Discovery Education- Cultural Achievements- Religions
Myth Group Activity- Create your own Greek God or myth
UNIT 12
REVIEW DAY!




Ancient Greece Unit 12 TEST!!!
Teacher Workday!
Teacher Workday!

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Intro Unit 13- Ancient Rome
Unit 13 Vocab Part 1

Geography of Rome


Achievements of Rome

Unit 13 Powerpoint/Graphic Organizer
Roman Timeline Group in class project
Achievements of RomeIntro to Repiblic of Rome-Unit Foldable Empire vs. Republic

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Discovery Education- 10.2 Political Systems of Rome Reading/ Group Notes- Explore pg. 3-5
“How was Rome Governed” Reading Comprehension and Graphic Organizer
Historical Perspectives: Discovery Education Investigation 10.2 Elaborate




Unit 13 Vocab Part 1 Quiz
Unit 13 Vocabulary Part 2 Foldable


Unit 13 PPT: From Republic to Empire Part 2 with Guided Notes

From Republic to Empire- Discovery Education 10.3 Graphic Organizer [Causes, Effects, Results]
Foldable: Republic vs Empire
Fill in Empire ONLY



Intro to Leaders of the Roman Empire PPT
Leaders Research Project: Creating Campaign PicCollage for each leader
Create a Speech as the Leader



Fall of the Roman Empire Causes and Effects- Reading Comprehension
BrainPop: Fall of Rome
Sequencing Activity of Rome
Classroom Debate: How would you have saved Rome from falling?




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Intro to Punic Wars- Unit 13 Vocab Quiz part 2!
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End of 3rd Quarter