Grade 6 World Explorer – World Geography – people, places, and cultures
Students will be able to understand, identify and compare World Cultures, World Geography, the study of Earth’s Physical Geography, and the Places that shape our world.
Grade 7 America History of Our Nation, American History – Prehistory to 1860s
Students will be able to understand, identify, describe, and explain the events from prehistory to the European explorers, Colonial America, the American Revolution, the Constitution and Declaration of Independence, the Founding Fathers, U.S. expansion, and the causes of the Civil War.
Grade 8 America History of Our Nation American History – 1860’s to Present Day
Students will be able to understand, identify, describe, and explain the events from the Civil War through contemporary events. Beginning with the Civil War and Reconstruction of the South, the mining and railroads in the West, Big Business and Organized Labor, U.S. Expansion overseas, World Wars I and II, and finishing in the Vietnam Era.