Reuben Hoar Library (Littleton)

What your sixth grader needs to know, fundamentals of a good sixth-grade education, edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr

Table Of Contents
English. Poetry ; Structure in poetry ; Myths, stories, and plays ; Grammar and usage ; Sayings and phrases -- History and geography. World geography ; Judaism and Christianity ; Ancient Greece ; Ancient Rome ; The enlightenment ; The French revolution ; Romanticism ; Industrialism, capitalism, socialism ; Latin American independence ; Immigration to the United States ; Industrialization and urbanization ; Reform -- Visual arts. Classical art ; Gothic art ; The renaissance ; Baroque art ; Rococo art ; Neoclassical art ; Romantic art ; Realism -- Music. Elements of music ; Classical music -- Mathematics. Numbers and number sense ; Computation ; Ratio, proportion, and percent ; Measurement ; Geometry ; Probability and statistics ; Pre-algebra -- Science. Plate tectonics ; Oceans ; Astronomy ; Energy, heat, and energy transfer ; The human body ; Science biographies
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
Revised edition, Delta trade pbk. edition
Note
Originially published: New York : Doubleday, 2006
Physical Description
xxiv, 391 pages, illustrations (some color), maps (some col.), 24 cm.
Isbn
9780385337328

Library Locations

  • Reuben Hoar Library (Littleton)

    41 Shattuck Street, Littleton, MA, 01460, US
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