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Social Studies Department

Mission Statement

To provide all students with an understanding of history as a way to to promote lifelong learning, critical thinking, effective communication, informed decision-making, and to ensure participation as active, productive citizens in this nation, as well as a part of a global society.

Grade level curriculum is aligned with History-Social Science Content Standards as well as the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in History-Social Science. Our 6th grade Social Studies classes utilize the TCI History Alive program to introduce students to the early civilizations of Egypt and the Near East, India, China, Greece, and Rome. The 7th Grade Social Studies classes explore the civilizations from Europe, Africa, and the Middle East to Asia and the Americas. Finally, 8th Grade Social Studies classes learn about history of the United States from its earliest foundations to the age of industrialism.
Teachers:
 
Mrs. Bataglia
Mr. Doyle
Mrs. Fong
Mr. Greasby
Mrs. Capel
 
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