6th Grade Curriculum
Students learn, through Bob Jones University Press, to learn and apply math concepts as part of the creation mandate. Math courses are not lock-stepped and students are placed according to diagnostic test results. Courses available are 6th grade Math, Math Fundamentals, and Pre Algebra.
In English class, students are challenged to fine-tune their use of one of God’s most amazing creations, the human language, through Bob Jones University Press. Sixth grade English covers parts of speech, develops students’ writing abilities, and cultivates understanding of sentence structure.
Classic and contemporary literature selections are provided through Bob Jones University Press 6th grade literature reading and work texts. These thoughtfully chosen poems, novel excerpts, essays, and short stories will enrich a students’ literary knowledge, appreciation, and understanding. Small literary groups are designed to enhance a students learning ability in critical analysis, biblical thinking, and understanding effective literary techniques.
Using the textbook, From Adam to Us, authored by Notgrass, coupled with a powerful nationwide project driven program by Students of History. FCMS feels it is bringing materials that are both engaging and educational to Social Studies. Through the use of relevant videos, primary sources, gallery walks, interactive projects, 3D power points, simulations, plus many other dynamic lessons, students become engaged and critical thinking skills grow. Our interactive, creative, and Christian Worldview history program truly comes alive for the students.
6th grade is the final year for focused spelling instruction through Bob Jones University Press. Students learn valuable spelling strategies, etymology, and common Greek and Latin word roots as they expand their vocabulary.
Through Bob Jones University Press text book and activity manual, students explore the living world with all its wonders. God’s world is brought to life through experiments, activities, dynamic reading, and concept application.
We have a variety of electives including Culinary Arts, Drama, Music Fundamentals, Worship, and ASB.