Social Studies

middle school


Iowa Core Social Studies Standards


6th Grade Social Studies

Introduction to Social Studies Curriculum
Grade Priority Standards
Units of Study:

   U1: Big History and Early Societies
   U2: First Civilizations
   U3: Greek and Roman Civilizations
   U4: Monotheistic Religions
   U5: Indian and Chinese Civilizations
   U6: Cultural Exchanges on Trade Routes


7th Grade Social Studies

Introduction to Social Studies Curriculum
Priority Standards
Units of Study:

   U1: The Americas
   U2: West and East African Civilizations
   U3: Medieval Europe
   U4: Transformation of Europe
   U5: Aztec and Inca Civilizations
   U6: Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
 

8th Grade Social Studies

Introduction to Social Studies Curriculum
Priority Standards
Units of Study:

   U1: The American Revolution
   U2: The Constitution and Early Republic
   U3: Defining Our National Identity
   U4: Building a Nation
   U5: Slavery & the Civil War
   U6: Reconstruction
   U7: Transforming a Nation
 


Please find course descriptions and graduation requirements in our High School Program of Studies

Program Studies

 

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