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   Mrs. Patricia Marsala

1st  Trimester  2017-2018

 

Social Studies

6th Grade – 1st Trimester

2017-2018 School Year

 

Early Civilizations

  • The First Civilizations 
    • Early Humans
    • Mesopotamian Civilization
    • The First Empires
       
  • Ancient Egypt
    • The Nile Valley
    • Egypt’s Old Kingdom
    • The Egyptian Empire
    • The Civilization of Kush 

The Ancient World

  • The Ancient Greeks
    • Sparta and Athens
    • Persia Attacks the Greeks
    • The Age of Pericles
    • The Culture of Ancient Greece
    • Greek Philosophy and History
    • Alexander the Great
    • The Spread of Greek Culture
  • Early India
    • India’s Early Civilizations
    • Hinduism and Buddhism
    • India’s First Empires

 

Social Studies

7th Grade – 1st Trimester

2017-2018 School Year

The Americas:  Worlds Meet

  • The First Americans
    • Migration to the Americas
    • Cities and Empires
    • North American Peoples
  • Exploring the Americas
    • A Changing World
    • Early Exploration
    • Spain in America
    • Exploring North America
  • Colonial America
    • Early English Settlements
    • New England Colonies
    • Middle Colonies
    • Southern Colonies
  • Growth of the Thirteen Colonies
    • Life in the Colonies
    • Government, Religion, Culture
    • France and Britain Clash
    • The French and Indian War

Creating a Nation

  • The Spirit of Independence
    • Taxation Without Representation
    • Building Colonial Unity
    • A Call to Arms
    • Working Toward Independence 

 

The Mayflower Compact

The Declaration of Independence

 

 

Social Studies

8th Grade – 1st Trimester

2017-2018 School Year

 

Reshaping the Nation

 

  • The Industrial Age
    • Railroads Lead the Way
    • Inventions
    • An Age of Big Business
    • Industrial Workers
  • An Urban Society
    • The New Immigrants
    • Moving to the City
    • A Changing Culture

 

Reform and Empire

 

  • The Progressive Era
    • The Progressive Movement
    • Women and Progressives
    • Progressive Presidents
    • Excluded From Reform

       

  • Rise to World Power
    • Expanding Horizons
    • Imperialism in the Pacific
    • Spanish-American War
    • Latin American Policies

       

  • World War I
    • War in Europe
    • America’s Road to War
    • Americans Join the Allies
    • The War at Home
    • Searching for Peace

 

Religion

5th Grade – 1st Trimester

2017-2018 School Year

 

Jesus Christ Shares His Life with Us

  • Jesus Shares God’s Life with Us
  • Jesus Shares His Mission with the Church
  • The Church Celebrates Seven Sacraments
  • New Life in Christ
  • The Celebration of Baptism

 

Confirmation and Eucharist Complete Our Initiation

  • The Coming of the Holy Spirit
  • The Celebration of Confirmation

 

Seasonal

  • The Liturgical Year
  • Ordinary Time

     

    5th Grade Saints

  • St. Martin de Porres
  • St. Matthias
  • St. Juan Diego

     

     

     

    Themes of Catholic Identity

  1. Life and Dignity of the Human Person
  2. Call to Family, Community, and Participation
  3. Rights and Responsibilities of the Human Person
  4. The Dignity of Work and the Rights of the Workers
  5. Care for God’s Creation

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    6th Grade

    Religion – 1st Trimester

    2017-2018

     

    Forming the Covenant

  • God’s Revelation
  • Creation
  • People Turn from God
  • God Promises to Help People
  • The Patriarchs:  God’s Chosen People

     

    Building the Covenant Nation

  • An Enslaved People
  • A Free People

     

    Seasonal

  • The Liturgical Year
  • Ordinary Time

 

6th Grade Saints

  • St. Stephen
  • St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross
  • St. Joan of Arc
  • St. John Bosco

 

 

Themes of Catholic Identity

  1. Life and Dignity of the Human Person
  2. Call to Family, Community, and Participation
  3. Rights and Responsibilities of the Human Person
  4. The Dignity of Work and the Rights of the Workers
  5. Care for God’s Creation