This unit plan makes your job easier. It tells you which standards align with each week's lessons and gives you ideas on how to meet the goals set forth by the integrated standards. This packet includes a lesson plan, lesson ideas, a progressive six week plan, field trip ideas and accompanying activities, and lots of opportunity to differentiate and dive deeper into the content. This unit plan is for sixth grade classrooms and focuses on cultures and their characteristics through different times and places within history. This plan would also be a good guide if you home school and want to make sure your child can pass yearly exams. One could also implement this plan within sped and ELL classrooms for fourth through seventh graders.