Social Studies


The Social Studies Department focuses on the NYS Social Studies Standards and the NYS Common Core Standards. A combination of these standards allow teachers to focus on the content and reading, writing, speaking and listening. Social Studies is offered to all our students in all grades. Teachers use a combination of strategies in order to help our students meet the standards. These include research projects, the use of technology, videos, close reading etc.The 6th Grade curriculum focuses on Ancient Civilization. The 7th Grade curriculum focuses on the US History. The 8th Grade curriculum focuses on the US in World History.

 

6th Grade Social Studies Teachers

1. Mr. C. Cruz

2. Ms. E. Ezeudu

3. Ms. D. Gomez

 

7th Grade Social Studies Teachers

1. Mr. C. Cruz

2. Ms. D. Gomez

3. Mr. S. Belkin

 

8th Grade Social Studies Teachers

1. Ms.K. Hope-Johnson

2. Mr. G. Hogan

3. Mr. Torre