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Sixth Grade Curriculum

Sixth Grade Homeschool Curriculum

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6th Grade Homeschool CurriculumCalvert's Sixth Grade Homeschool Curriculum will expand your child’s knowledge of classic American literature to include Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, and Langston Hughes, among others. Calvert’s Sixth Grade Grammar course also teaches sentence diagramming, unique among contemporary educators. The Spelling unit includes many cross-curriculum words from other subjects and integrates with phonics instruction.

Explorations in World History

In History, your child explores the birth of Western Civilization from the dawn of man through the fall of Rome. In Geography, your child will travel to Asia, Africa, Australia, and Antarctica.

Math Choices

Calvert is now offering two choices for Math: In our classic Calvert Math, students learn to represent fractions, mixed numbers, and decimals on number lines. In Math in Focus, students multiply and divide with decimals and use dot plots and histograms to organize and interpret data.

Teaching Real-world Uses of Technology

Technology lessons cover operation systems, URLs, Web searches, and presentation software.

In Science, students study earth science, the environment, weather and climate, and chemical properties and interactions.

Hands-on Art Lessons

The second volume of A Child’s History of Art: Sculpture offers hands-on art lessons coordinated with art history study.

See more details about What Your Child Will Learn in Calvert's Sixth Grade Curriculum.

Sixth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Sample Lesson

Sixth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Options

Calvert's Placement Counselors can assist you in determining which Calvert level is most appropriate for your child through our placement services.

Also available in Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grade is our sister program, Verticy Learning, for students who struggle with reading, writing, or spelling.

Calvert also offers Sixth through Eighth Grade students Calvert Virtual Academy, our premier online learning program featuring activities, videos, threaded discussion, and opportunities for live interaction through Calvert Clubs, all structured in a way that provides the greatest flexibility and support possible.

Online Resources Included with Your Sixth Grade Curriculum

Calvert's Sixth Grade homeschool curriculum includes access to online resources through your student's My Calvert portal.

In addition, you have access to online Answer Keys and other resources through your Learning Guide Portal.

Calvert Education Sixth Grade Curriculum Tuition for 2014-15

Choose from three instructional support options when you enroll in Calvert's Sixth Grade Homeschool Curriculum: Calvert Classic, Calvert Classic with ATS, and Calvert Virtual Academy.

Instructional Support Option
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Calvert Classic
Calvert Classic w/ ATS
Calvert Academy Middle School


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Calvert offers financial aid to deserving families as well as low monthly payment plan options. Call 1-888-487-4652 to see if you qualify or download a financial aid application now.

Sixth Grade Placement Tests

Want to make sure this grade is right for your child? Learn more about our Placement process or download a free, no-obligation placement test.

Curriculum by Grade
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