• Anderson District One Sixth Grade Social Studies Timeline:    Early Cultures to 1600

    First Nine Weeks 

    Standard 6-1.1  Hunter-gatherer groups

    6-1.2  Emergence of agriculture

    6-1.3 and 6-1.4  Tigris and Euphrates River Valley Civilization (Mesopotamia)  and  Judaism

    6-1.3  Nile River Valley Civilization (Egypt)

    6-1.3, 6-1.4, 6-3.3  Indus River Valley Civilization (India), Hinduism, Buddhism, and major contributions of India (Gupta)

    Second Nine Weeks

    6-1.3 and 6-1.4  Huang He River Valley Civilization (China), Confucianism, and Taoism

    6-2.1 and 6-2.2  Ancient Greece

    6-2.3 and 6-2.4  Begin Rome

    Third Nine Weeks

    6-2.3, 6-2.4, 6-2.5 and 6-2.6  Finish Rome and Christianity

    6-3.1  Contributions of Chinese civilization from Qin dynasty through Ming dynasty

    6-3.2  Contributions of Japanese civilization including Shinto

    6-3.4  Islam and affects of expansion

    6-4.1 and 6-4.2  African kingdoms

    6-4.3  Maya, Aztec, and Inca civilizations

    6-4.4  North American ancestors of Native American tribes, including Adena, Hopewell, Pueblo, and Mississippian cultures (tested beginning 2012-2013 school year)

    Fourth Nine Weeks

    6-5.1, 6-5.2, 6-5.3, 6-5.4, and 6-5.5  Middle Ages and emergence of nation-states in Europe

    6-6.1, 6-6.2, and 6-6.3  Renaissance, Reformation, and Catholic Reformation

    6-6.4, 6-6.5, and 6-6.6  European Exploration

    Review of all standards