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Social Studies

In order to provide the intellectual context for studying how people have interacted with each other and with their environments over time, students will be exposed to the four core disciplines within the realm of social science; civics, economics, geography, and history. 

In the Classroom
  • Inquiry-based learning is student-driven
  • Students will have opportunities for Civic Engagement and are encouraged to find/create opportunities to Take Informed Action
  • Exposed to variety of academic skills
  • Facing History and Ourselves
  • Stanford History Education Group
  • American Sources


Grading Scale/Criteria:

  • Assessments and Projects: 50%
  • Classwork: 40%
  • Reflection and Discussion: 10%


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