Look @ World History, Civics, and US History
In 6th grade, students take World History which focuses mainly on the genesis of the world's largest and most dynamic cultures. In 7th grade, students take CIVICS which includes a STATE EXAM at the end of the year. In 8th grade, students take US HISTORY which focuses on the founding of the United States through Reconstruction.
Below you will find pictures of our classes in action AND examples of lessons with student products.
While studying the Jefferson unit in US History, students were asked to spoof a modern album cover. They created album covers that contained symbolism about Thomas Jefferson and reworked all of the song titles to relate to things that occurred during Jefferson’s presidency. Here are a few of their album covers next to the real-life albums they mimicked.