This file follows the new Social Studies Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) for Sixth Grade. Each standard has a a specific powerpoint with the elements that go along with it. All Ppt's have slotted notes with answers. Powerpoints have separate worksheets that go along with the standard along with a quiz for each standard.
This ZIP file contains all of my Europe teaching resources on
3 main Religions In Europe
3 Main Languages In Europe
Compare and Contrast Various Forms of Government
Compare different economies
Explain Mixed Economic Systems on a Continuum
Compare and Contrast the Basic Types of Economic Systems.
Analyze Trade Barriers
Describe the EU
Describe Factors that Influence Economic Growth
Standard of Living
There 264 pages of Culminating Activities, summarizers,, quizzes, ppts, notes, worksheets, writing topics, goal settings sheets.
The Standards used in the Unit are as follows:
SS6G10 Describe selected cultural characteristics of Europe.
a. Describe the diversity of languages spoken within Europe.
b. Identify the major religions in Europe: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
SS6CG3 Compare and contrast various forms of government.
a. Explain citizen participation in autocratic and democratic governments. [i.e., role of
citizens in choosing the leaders of the United Kingdom (parliamentary democracy),
Germany (parliamentary democracy), and Russia (presidential democracy)].
b. Describe the two predominant forms of democratic governments: parliamentary and presidential.
SS6E7 Analyze different economic systems.
a. Compare how traditional, command, and market economies answer the economic questions
of 1-what to produce, 2-how to produce, and 3-for whom to produce.
b. Explain that countries have a mixed economic system located on a continuum between pure
market and pure command.
c. Compare the basic types of economic systems found in the United Kingdom, Germany, and Russia.
SS6E8 Analyze the benefits of and barriers to voluntary trade in Europe.
a. Explain how specialization encourages trade between countries.
b. Compare and contrast different types of trade barriers such as tariffs, quotas, and
c. Explain why international trade requires a system for exchanging currencies between
d. Describe the purpose of the European Union and the relationship between member nations.
SS6E9 Describe factors that influence economic growth and examine their presence or absence in the United Kingdom, Germany, and Russia.
a. Evaluate how literacy rates affect the standard of living.
b. Explain the relationship between investment in human capital goods (education and training) and gross domestic product (GDP per capita).
c. Explain the relationship between investment in capital (factories, machinery, and
technology) and gross domestic product (GDP per capita).
d. Describe the role of natural resources in a country’s economy.
e. Describe the role of entrepreneurship.
The interactive journal link below goes along with this Bundle as well.
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