Grade 6

Students will study world history from ancient civilizations, through the middle ages and onto the Renaissance and Reformation. Students will study the continents of the world, learning about the countries that comprise each continent. We also are involved in National History Day.

Curriculum Highlights

Carnaval
School History Day
World History
World Geography

Grade 7

Throughout the school year, students will research and analyze the creation of the United States. Chronological order will take students from studies of the First Americans through Reconstruction after the United States Civil War.

Curriculum Highlights

The Americas: Worlds Meet
Creating a Nation
Launching a Republic
Nationalism and Sectionalism
Civil War and Reconstruction

Grade 8

Throughout the school year, students will research and analyze the major historical events that have shaped modern America. Chronological order will take students from studies of United States Westward Expansion through new challenges developed after September 11, 2001.

Curriculum Highlights

Reshaping the Nation
Reform and Empire
Change and Conflict
Challenges at Home and Abroad
America in the Modern Era