Grade 6: Pacific Realm
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 10, Adapting Down Under: Pacific Realm
With these resources, students will study the region of the Pacific Realm. Students will learn about Australia, New Zealand, and Oceania. Students will examine how physical geography has influenced settlement patterns in the region, how the relationship between indigenous populations and a history of migration has shaped cultural patterns in the region, and how adaptations to the physical geography impacts economic development in the region.
Each set includes the following instructional materials:
- Instructional Guide: Provides teachers guidance of how they may use the resources included in each text set.
- Graphic Cards: Supplements the books for students to explore the vocabulary, essential questions, and TEKS more deeply.
- Task Cards: Present questions or statements aligned to the ELAR TEKS for students to respond to the reading they have completed.
- Primary Source: Encourage students to seek better understanding through research.