Social Studies 6


This course is designed to fulfill the curricular objectives of the Saskatchewan Grade 6 Social Studies curriculum.  It is divided into 4 units of study, each with readings, videos, and activities of their own.  Within each unit, you will be asked to complete assignments, quizzes and exams. There are also a variety of links to videos, websites, and other media provided. 36 week course.

Course Information

Unit 1 – Interactions and Interdependence

How are we connected with one another?

Time: 10 weeks

Assessment: 13 submitted assignments, 4 quizzes and 1 unit exam


Unit 2 – Dynamic Relationships

How does our natural environment influence our lives?

Time: 10 weeks

Assessment: 10 submitted assignments, 5 quizzes and 1 unit exam


Unit 3 – Power and Authority

How can we ensure that all people are treated fairly?

Time: 8 weeks

Assessment: 8 submitted assignments, 2 quizzes and 1 unit exam


Unit 4 – Resources and Wealth

What can help you be successful in life?

Time: 6 weeks

Assessment: 6 submitted assignments, 2 quizzes and 1 unit exam.


This outline has a built in 2 week flexibility so time can be added to units which may take longer than stated or for extra study time…​