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History/Social Science

Matoaca Middle School’s Social Studies program covers United States History I in sixth grade, United States History II in seventh grade, and Civics and Economics in eighth grade. The Social Studies teachers enhance the curriculum through the use of technology in their classrooms on a daily basis through the use of document cameras, Promethean boards and incorporating the Internet into their lessons. The Social Studies teachers consult with the social studies technology integrator and specialists to ensure that their lessons actively involve the students using create innovative inquiry-based lessons that stress higher order thinking skills.