CBSE Class 6 is a significant stage of a student’s life as he/she makes a transition to middle school. CBSE Class 6 syllabus has been hence developed to help students relate every subject to real life.
In this phase of learning, students have to undertake both individual and group projects as a part of their Internal Assessment apart from their final exams. CBSE class 6th syllabus gives a detailed overview of the topics along with types of assessments. So, students need to be through with the syllabus before they start attending classes.
CBSE Class 6 syllabus is not just about theory but about applying them in real life too. So, there is a practical component in each subject. There are five main subjects along with various vocational subjects in the Class 6th syllabus designed by the CBSE board. Studying one vocational subject is compulsory in standard 6.
The main subjects specified in the syllabus are:
Mathematics: The CBSE Class 6th syllabus for Mathematicscovers a wide range of topics including, simplification, HCF, LCM, Integers, NumberLine, Addition and subtraction of fractions, Algebra, Ratio and Proportion,Geometry, and Data Handling.
English: The CBSE Class 6th English syllabus covers topics like,determiners, linking words, adverbs, active and passive voice, tenses, adjectives(comparative and superlative forms), reported speech, modalities, etc. whileliterature delves on short stories and poems.
Hindi: The CBSE Class 6th Hindi syllabus covers different types ofpoetry, short stories, idioms, phrases, types of nouns, pronouns, adjectives,adverbs, etc.
Sciences: CBSE Class 6th Science syllabus covers topics like,sources of food, components of food, states of matter, structure and functions ofplants, structure of animals and functions, electric current and circuits, conceptof magnets, natural resources, understanding natural phenomena, etc.
Social Sciences: CBSE Class 6th Social Science syllabus focus onvarious themes like, introduction to history, brief about earlier societies, briefabout cities, etc. In Geography, topics like, latitudes and longitudes, four realmsof Earth, directions and symbols used in maps, major features of Earth are covered.In Social and Political life, concepts like, diversity, government, localgovernment, rural administration and livelihoods are covered.
The following vocational subjects are offered in the class 6th syllabus: