Welcome to Mrs. Darrow's 7th grade Social Studies page
Year Long Plan:
Quarter 1: Spanish American War & European Geography
Quarter 2: WWI & Russian Revolution
Quarter 3: Roaring 20’s & Great Depression
Quarter 4: WWII-Europe and Pacific Theaters
What does class look like?
-Reading and writing, group work, and in-class activities
-Clearly posted homework & assignments
-Opportunity for individual challenge
-Utilizing thinking strategies and problem-solving skills
-Connecting curriculum to current events
-Encouraging students to advocate for themselves
Grading Policy: please refer to your quick check form for more details.
-Work Habits is 1%: coming to class prepared, participation, organization, turning assignments in on time, classwork & homework
-Formative is 29%: quizzes, etc. These may be redone until a 3 is achieved. There is a retake form that you will need to fill out.
-Summative is 70%: unit tests, projects, and other assessments.
To access these textbooks you will need to double click on the website link then insert the student access codes. Codes have not changed, but can no longer be posted on Web pages due to copyrights. There is a new Geography book on its way to us!