Learning Resources for

6th Grade


Sixth graders learn to analyze what they’re reading, summarizing plot and themes, and can write longer assignments that may take a long as a week. They’ll also learn to do math with fractions, solve equations with ratios and rates, use negative numbers, solve algebra equations with a single variable, understand basic statistics, and they’ll go deeper into geometry, calculating surface area and volume. Search our database of books, educational videos, educational apps, online classes, and more for help with any of these subjects or for sixth grade social studies, history, or science.

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English as a Second Language (ESL)   Pre-K - College | Worksheet/Printable

Free printable worksheets and lesson plans for every busy teacher. Find printable worksheets on any topic: vocabulary, grammar, listening, reading, writing and speaking!

Free

Canadian Geography

Canadian Geography   4th - 9th | Online resource

Unique map games using maps of Canada. Hear the names of provinces, territories, and capitals pronounced. Plus additional information about Canadian history, geography, ecology and more. Play games...

Free
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Can You Hear It?

Music   2nd - 6th | Book, Audio CD/MP3

In association with The Metropolitan Museum of Art Now the best-selling series Can You Find It? in a great new format! Similar to Abrams best-selling series, Can You Find It?, in this book, young...

$19

Career and Technical Education

Career Planning   5th - High School | ebook/Kindle, Online video/YouTube

Students and other library patrons will have a myriad of opportunities to explore possible careers and gain background in various fields, ranging from science and technology to economics and...

$559

Characters in a Scene: Sketch to Digital | Patrick Brown

Illustration   6th - College | Online video/YouTube

Concept art, game design, character design: they all rely on a solid basic sketch, a sense of color, and line drawing skills. You will learn how to work with strong outlines to hold the artwork...

$15 monthly

Chemical Equations Virtual Lab

Chemical Reactions   6th - High School | Online resource

Develop skills in balancing chemical equations. You’ll explain the rationale for balancing chemical equations, recognize balanced and unbalanced equations, and generate balanced chemical equations.

Free

Chemistry for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments that Really Work

Chemistry   3rd - 6th | Book

Why do newspapers turn yellow?How does bleach make colors disappear?Why can't you mix oil and water?Find out the answers to these and other mysteries of chemistry in this fascinating collection of...

$6

Chemistry Homeschool Curriculum

Chemistry   6th - 8th | Product

Chemistry—looking at what matter is made of and how it behaves, down to the subatomic level—comes alive with this new text. With enticing, full-color graphics and page layouts that draw students...

$75
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Chemistry Lab

Chemistry   2nd - 6th | Book, Product

Ms. Frizzle and her students take Young Scientists on a wild ride with the Magic School Bus as they explore the field of chemistry. Young Scientists make sticky ice, use litmus paper, measure pH,...

$40

Chinese Language Courses

Chinese (Mandarin)   Kindergarten - High School | Online resource

Explore a world of opportunities by studying Chinese, the most widely spoken language in the world. Chinese is made up of many dialects, the primary one being Mandarin, which is spoken in mainland...

$119

Chinese Language Grade 6

Chinese (Mandarin)   6th | Book

Chinese Language for Primary Schools (New Edition) is the latest series of Chinese Language textbooks and activity books that are used in Singapore schools as a second language curriculum. Hanyu...

$7
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Chords For Kids: Easy to Read, Easy to Play, For Guitar & Keyboard

Musical Instruments (Learn to Play)   1st - 8th | Book

“Chords for Kids” is a handy resource for children and early learners of guitar and keyboard. Chords are one of the most important ways that children can learn about music. They provide a fast...

$10

Chungaboo Language Series

Chinese (Mandarin)   Pre-K - 6th | iPhone/iPad

The app includes eBooks that feature compelling story-telling, creative and original artwork, interactive animations, and professional translations that teach English, Spanish, French, Chinese,...

Free
Offers paid add-ons

Citelighter

Writing & Composition   4th - College | Online resource

A tool for students to help improve their writing process including assistance with bibliographies, citing sources, highlighting, etc. Parents/teachers can create a framework for student writing or...

Free
Offers paid add-ons

Classics for Kids

Classical Music   1st - 6th | Audio CD/MP3, Website, Worksheet/Printable

Website focused on helping kids understand and appreciate classical musics.  It offers podcasts, CDs, online music exercises and lessons, printable worksheets, lesson plans, and even apps for Alexa...

Free

Climate

Climate Science   3rd - College | Online class, Website, Worksheet/Printable

Understanding what affects climate systems, and what they affect, is increasingly critical. Expand your learners’ climate knowledge with howtosmile.org activities aligned to the seven Climate...

Free

CLIMATE SCIENCE videos

Climate Science   3rd - 7th | Online video/YouTube

Series of videos describing climate science, how we can save more energy, and climate change's impacts on the planet.

Free

CodeHS

Computer Science   6th - High School | Online resource

Beginner Friendly Learning to code can be intimidating! CodeHS introduces the building blocks of programming with short videos, example code, and lots of programming exercises that make coding fun...

$75 monthly

Code.org

Computer Programming   Kindergarten - College | Online class

Every student in every school deserves the opportunity to study computer science. Code.org® is a nonprofit dedicated to expanding access to computer science in schools and increasing participation...

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Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software

Computer Science   6th - College | Book, Kindle/ebook

What do flashlights, the British invasion, black cats, and seesaws have to do with computers? In CODE, they show us the ingenious ways we manipulate language and invent new means of communicating...

$15

Code Yourself! An Introduction to Programming

Computer Programming   4th - College | Online class

Have you ever wished you knew how to program, but had no idea where to start from? This course will teach you how to program in Scratch, an easy to use visual programming language. More...

$49

Color Uncovered: An Interactive Book

Colors   5th - High School | iPhone/iPad

When is yellow yellower than yellow? What color is a whisper? What’s missing from the palette of Renaissance painters? Explore the surprising side of color with Color Uncovered, an interactive book...

Free

Common Core State Standards for Kindergarten - Free Educational Videos for K-12 Students

Everything   Pre-K - High School | Online/YouTube video

Free K-12 educational videos … organized. Tens of thousands of excellent, educational videos in a huge, intuitive directory. Organized, reviewed, rated, and described by teachers. Ideal as a...

Free

Common Core Writing Companion

Writing & Composition   3rd - High School | Book

Step-by-step instruction on each aspect of writing addressed in the Common Core State Standards Common Core Writing Companion offers instruction in all aspects of effective writing as well as...

$75
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Complete Homeschool Curriculum - Sixth Grade

6th Grade Curriculum   6th | Product

Complete Homeschool Curriculum – Sixth Grade. We’ve combined our favorite programs for math, language arts, science, reading, history, thinking skills and geography to build what we believe is the...

$275
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Complete math curriculum

Math   1st - 7th | Book, Printable

Math Mammoth offers affordable, yet quality math worktexts and workbooks, available as both downloads and printed books. Math Mammoth books concentrate on conceptual understanding and emphasize...

$40

Complex Numbers

Imaginary & Complex Numbers   6th - 9th | Online video/YouTube

Working with numbers with an imaginary component

Free

Computer programming

Computer Programming   4th - College | Online class

Learn how to program drawings, animations, and games using JavaScript & ProcessingJS, or learn how to create webpages with HTML & CSS. You can share whatever you create, explore what others...

Free

Computer Skills - Digital Savvy

Computers & Technology   6th - High School | Online class

The CompuScholar Digital Savvy course is perfect for students seeking to improve their computer skills or prepare for later Information Technology courses. Topics Covered This course covers...

$15 monthly

Congruence

6th - High School | Online class

Two figures are congruent if you can go from one to another through some combination of translations, reflections and rotations. In this tutorial, we’ll really internalize this by working through...

Free

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