Social Studies 8

Department:
Length:
1 Year
Grade Level (s):
8
  • Prerequisite/Corequisite (s):
    None

Social Studies 8 focuses on the development of inquiry skills, which include creating thought-provoking questions, researching and analyzing primary and secondary documents, determining and clearly communicating answers, and taking authentic and informed action. Select periods in US History from 1600 - 1945 are used as touchstones to rigorously challenge students to become critical thinkers as they investigate the impact of the past and how it affects them today.