Mastering Sixth Grade Skills

Overview

This series takes a fresh approach to the mastery of grade-specific skills. Each book uses a wide range of activities to spark students' interest in learning. As students complete the activities, they develop the skills they need to meet academic standards in reading, writing, math, social studies and science. The versatile activities can be used for individual practice, test preparation, or homework assignments. Complete answer keys are provided.

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Overview

This series takes a fresh approach to the mastery of grade-specific skills. Each book uses a wide range of activities to spark students' interest in learning. As students complete the activities, they develop the skills they need to meet academic standards in reading, writing, math, social studies and science. The versatile activities can be used for individual practice, test preparation, or homework assignments. Complete answer keys are provided.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781420639452
  • Publisher: Teacher Created Resources, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/28/2006
  • Series: Mastering Skills Series
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 1,406,442
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents


Introduction     3
Meeting Standards     4
Grammar
Conventions     8
Parts of Speech     17
Literary Language     27
Spelling and Vocabulary     35
Reading
Cause and Effect     46
Non-Fiction Comprehension     50
Fiction Comprehension     60
Writing
Poetry     66
Autobiographical Writing     69
Letters     71
Narrative Writing     73
Expository Writing     76
Graphic Organizers     79
Math
Positive and Negative Integers     82
Exponents     85
Multiplication     86
Division     92
Square Roots     97
Order of Operations     99
Fractions, Decimals, and Percents     102
Range, Mean, Median, and Mode     112
Tables, Charts, Graphs, and Plots     118
Coordinate Pairs     124
Measurement     132
Geometry     136
Probability     147
Algebra     151
Roman Numerals     153
The Binary System     155
Social Studies
Order ofEvents     157
Indus Valley Civilization     158
Hinduism     160
Ancient Egypt     162
Buddhism     172
Ancient Greece     174
Ancient Rome     180
Judaism and Christianity     190
Cultural Time Line     193
The Mayan Empire     194
The Inca Empire     195
The Aztec Empire     196
Science
The Water Cycle     197
Rocks and Minerals     202
Solar System     212
Genetics     221
Matter     223
Life Cycles     226
Answer Key     230
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