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.

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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Free

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
Offers paid add-ons

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
Offers paid add-ons

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

Cooking

Cooking   6th - College | Website

Cooking isn't just an art.Explore topics ranging from heat and photosynthesis to bacteria, as you learn some secrets behind favorite foods and recipes.All learners can discover the fun of cooking...

Free

Cool Halloween Science Experiments!

Chemistry   1st - High School | Online/YouTube video

Make your Halloween party the best ever with these amazing Halloween experiments from Steve Spangler! Includes: Fake blood Dry ice bubbling acid Bleeding paper Exploding pumpkins Glowing pumpkins...

Free

Course E

Computer Programming   3rd - 7th | Website

Start coding with algorithms, loops, conditionals, and events and then you’ll move on functions. In the second part of this course, design and create a capstone project you can share with your...

Free

Course F

Computer Programming   4th - 8th | Website

Learn to use different kinds of loops, events, functions, and conditionals. Investigate different problem-solving techniques and discuss societal impacts of computing and the internet. In the...

Free

Crafty Cut

Geometry   5th - High School | iPhone/iPad

Crafty Cut is a block slicing game that offers three creative game modes dealing with 2D and 3D geometry. This app can be downloaded for free, but the complete version requires purchase. There is...

$8

Creative Communication: Projects in Acting, Speaking, Oral Reading

Speech   6th - High School | Book

Imaginative projects keep students actively involved This student book is especially for teachers who believe that students learn best by getting on their feet and speaking. Excellent for short...

$23
Offers paid add-ons

CS (Computer Science) First

Computer Science   4th - 8th | Online resource

Each Computer Science First club is based on a real-world theme and offers about 10 hours worth of lessons and activities. The different club themes aim to attract and engage students of varying...

Free

Curriki Algebra 1

Algebra   6th - High School | Online class

This OER Algebra course was sponsored by AT&T and developed by Curriki. This course consists of five units aligned to the Common Core. Each unit culminates in a project that utilizes mastery of...

Free

Daily Grammar

Grammar   1st - High School | ebook/Kindle, Online resource, Printable

This archive contains links to all of our free grammar lessons and quizzes.  Daily Grammar consists of 440 lessons and 88 quizzes.  Lessons 1-90 cover the eight parts of speech, which are verbs,...

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Free
Offers paid add-ons

Daily Learning Drills, Grade 6

6th Grade Curriculum   6th | Book

Daily Learning Drills provides complete daily practice for essential school skills. Learning activities support the Common Core State Standards and cover English language arts and reading, math,...

$11

Daily Word Ladders: Grades 4-6

Spelling   4th - 6th | Book

Kids climb to new heights in reading and writing with these engaging, reproducible word building games! Kids read clues on each rung, then change and rearrange letters to create words until they...

$12

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