Mr. Daniel Kessler

Phone: (908) 232-8828 ext 333


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Mr. Daniel Kessler

Welcome to 6th-grade social studies! 

Please refer to our 6th-grade social studies Google Calendar for up to date assignments.


6th Grade SS Calendar

  • 6th Grade Social Studies


    The 6th-grade social studies curriculum includes the study of civilizations and cultures of the ancient world.


    Units of study include:

    • C3 Framework (College, Career, and Civic Life): Basics of history, geography, economics, and civics, which will be applied to all future units.
    • Paleolithic and Neolithic Eras: How the invention of agriculture led to the switch from hunter-gatherer to agrarian societies.
    • Mesopotamia: How the first complex civilization influenced modern society.
    • Egypt: The importance of Egyptian society and its influence on the world.
    • India: How the major religions throughout Indian society influenced their everyday lives.
    • China: Understanding the critical inventions and processes that affect our everyday lives from ancient China.
    • Greece: The significance of Greek civilization and its influence and impact on today's world.