Macmillan McGraw-Hill
A Reading/Language-Arts Program
Treasures Grade 6

Unit 1

The Summer of the Swans
from the novel by Betsy Byars
illustrated by John Rowe
Lost City: The Discovery of Machu Picchu
written and illustrated by Ted Lewin
Time For Kids: Gecko Glue, Cockroach Scouts, and Spider Silk Bridges
The Magic Gourd
by Baba Wagué Diakité
Interrupted Journey
from the book by Kathryn Lasky
illustrated by Christopher G. Knight
Online Computer Literacy Practice: Search the Web

Unit 2

How Tía Lola Came to Stay
from the novel by Julia Alvarez
illustrated by Lester Coloma
The Night of the Pomegranate
by Tim Wynne-Jones
illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Time For Kids: Zoo Story
Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter
written and illustrator by Diane Stanley
The Great Serum Race
by Debbie S. Miller
illustrated by Jon Van Zyle
Online Computer Literacy Practice: E-Mail Basics

Unit 3

Juan Verdades
retold by Joe Hayes
illustrated by Joseph Daniel Fiedler
Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street
by Roni Schotter
illustrated by Kyrsten Brooker
Time For Kids: Building Green
The Emperor's Silent Army
from the book by Jane O'Connor
The Case of the Phantom Poet
by Karen English
illustrated by Nicole Tadgell
Online Computer Literacy Practice: Word Processing Basics Review

Unit 4

Seeing Things His Own Way
by Marty Kaminsky
Exploring the Titanic
by Robert D. Ballard
Time For Kids: Saving Grace
Major Taylor: Champion Cyclist
by Lesa Cline-Ransome
illustrated by James E. Ransome
A Single Shard
from the novel by Linda Sue Park
illustrated by Julie Kim
Online Computer Literacy Practice: Spreadsheets - Word With Graphs

Unit 5

Breaking Through
from the book by Francisco Jiménez
Ta-Na-E-Ka
by Mary Whitebird
illustrated by Shonto Begay
Time For Kids: Many Countries, One Currency
Honus and Me
from the novel by Dan Gutman
illustrated by Ron Mazellan
Let it Shine: Rosa Parks
from the book by Andrea Davis Pinkney
Online Computer Literacy Practice: Database Design

Unit 6

Leonardo's Horse
by Jean Fritz
illustrated by Hudson Talbott
LAFFF
by Lensey Namioka
illustrated by Raúl Colón
Time For Kids: These Walls Can Talk
Breaking into Print
by Stephen Krensky
illustrated by Bonnie Christensen
The Dog of Pompeii
by Louis Untermeyer
illustrated by Michael Jaroszko
Online Computer Literacy Practice: Create a Web Page