Grade 6 - History and Geography

History and Geography 600 (Credit: 1.00)

You provide the students. Ignitia provides the map for learning. This course is a comprehensive overview of world geography, continents and world development in which students visit and learn about culturally diverse countries as they investigate the mysteries of their histories. Through a look at the land and the people who live there, students are introduced not only to modern day culture, but are able to trace its origin to the events and movements that molded it.

As a part of a complete learning management system, Ignitia 6th Grade Language Arts is a self-directed course infused with technology-based lessons, tools, and exercises to enrich learning for students, and streamline instruction and administrative tasks for teachers. Like all Ignitia courses, Bible verses (KJV) and biblical references support the development of a Christian worldview and encourage practical Christian living.

As students learn more about people, places, and cultures outside of the United States, they will also study the land and it's geography with emphasis on latitude and longitude, the hemispheres, and regional differences and similarities. Biblical materials infused throughout coursework help students to discuss and evaluate theories, practices and events from a Christian perspective. The course unites includes text-based lessons, on and off computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. Ignitia 6th Grade Math enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.

Throughout the course, students will explore the following topics:
  • World Geography
  • The Cradle of Civilization
  • Greece and Rome
  • The Middle Ages
  • The Renaissance and World Wars
  • The Byzantine Empire and Europe
  • Africa
  • South American Countries
  • The Development of Our World