U.S. Studies from 1492 to 1877: Exploration through Reconstruction The historical focus continues in the eighth grade with the study of European exploration and the early years of the United States. This study incorporates all four social studies strands into a chronologic view of the development of the United States. Students examine how historic events are shaped by geographic, social, cultural, economic and political factors.

5th Grade Social Studies
6th Grade Social Studies

7th Grade Social Studies will focus on the enduring impacts of early civilizations in

India, China, Egypt, Greece and Rome after 1000 B.C.