CBSE Syllabus for Class 6: Syllabus for Maths, Syllabus for Science, Syllabus for Social Science

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Knowing Our Numbers

Introduction to Numbers, Comparison among Numbers, Large Numbers in Practice, Using Brackets, Roman Numerals

Whole Numbers

Introduction to Whole Numbers, The Number Line, Properties of Whole Numbers, Patterns in Whole Numbers

Playing with Numbers

Introduction, Factors and Multiples, Prime and Composite Numbers, Divisibility of Numbers, Common Factors and Common Multiples, More Divisibility Rules, Prime Factorization, Highest Common Factor, Lowest Common Multiple, Problems on HCF and LCM

Basic Geometrical Ideas

Introduction to Geometrical Ideas, Points, A Line, A line Segment, Intersecting Lines, Parallel Lines, Ray, Curves, Polygons, Angles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles

Understanding Elementary Shapes

Introduction to Elementary Shapes, Measuring Line Segments, Measuring Angles, Angles- ‘Right’ and ‘Straight’ , Angles- ‘Acute’ , ‘Obtuse’ and ‘Reflex’ , Perpendicular Lines, Classification of Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Polygons, Three Dimensional Shapes


Introduction to Integers, Integers, Addition of Integers, Subtraction of Integers, and a Number Line


Introduction to Fractions, A Fraction, Fraction on the Number Line, Proper Fractions, Improper and Mixed Fractions, Equivalent Fractions, Simplest Form of a Fraction, Like Fractions, Comparing Fractions, Addition and Subtraction of Fractions


Introduction to Decimals, Tenths, Hundredths, Comparing Decimals, Using Decimals, Addition of Numbers with Decimals, Subtraction of Decimals

Data Handling

Introduction to Data Handling, Recording Data, Organization of Data, Pictograph, Interpretation of a Pictograph, Drawing a Pictograph, A Bar Graph


Introduction to Mensuration, Perimeter, Area


Introduction to Algebra, Matchstick Patterns, Idea of a Variable, Examples of Variables, Expressions with Variables, Practical Use of Expressions, Equation and Solution of an Equation

Ratio and Proportion

Introduction, Ratio, Proportion, Unitary Method


Introduction to Symmetry, Making Symmetric Figures, Figures with Multiple Lines of Symmetry, Reflection and Symmetry

Practical Geometry

Introduction to Practical Geometry, The Circle, A Line Segment, Perpendiculars, Angles


Lesson 1- Where does food comes from?

Lesson 2- Components of Food

Lesson 3- Fibre to Fabric

Lesson 4- Materials՚ Sorting into Groups

Lesson 5- Substances and their Separation

Lesson 6- Changes Around Us

Lesson 7- To Know Plants

Lesson 8- Body Movements

Lesson 9- Living Organisms and their Surrounding

Lesson 10- Motion and Measurement of Distances

Lesson 11- Light, Shadows and Reflections

Lesson 12- Electricity and Circuits

Lesson 13- Magnets and Fun

Lesson 14- Water

Lesson 15- Air Around Us

Lesson 16- Garbage In, Garbage Out

Social Science

(History Syllabus)

Class 6 History Syllabus
Lesson 1What, Where, How and When?
Lesson 2Hunting- Gathering to Growing Food
Lesson 3The Earliest Cities
Lesson 4Books and Burials
Lesson 5Kingdoms, Kings and Early Republic
Lesson 6Questions and Ideas
Lesson 7Ashoka- The Emperor
Lesson 8Vital Villages, Thriving Towns
Lesson 9Traders, Kings and Pilgrims
Lesson 10New Empires and Kingdoms
Lesson 11Buildings, Paintings and Books

(Geography Syllabus)

Class 6 Geography Syllabus
Lesson 1Earth and the Solar System
Lesson 2Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes
Lesson 3Motions of the Earth
Lesson 4Maps
Lesson 5Major Domains of the Earth
Lesson 6Major Landforms of the Earth
Lesson 7India: Our Country
Lesson 8India: Climate, Vegetation and Wildlife

Social & Political (Syllabus)

Class 6 Social and Political Life
Lesson 1Understanding Diversity
Lesson 2Diversity and Discrimination
Lesson 3Government
Lesson 4Democratic Government
Lesson 5Panchayati Raj
Lesson 6Rural Administration
Lesson 7Urban Administration
Lesson 8Rural Livelihoods
Lesson 9Urban Livelihoods

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