We will be implementing the new Social Studies Common Core Standards. The Federal Constitution Test will focus on the principles of government.along with a comparison to the Illinois State Constitution. This will take care of both the Federal and State Constitution Test requirements.
This year we will be covering the principles of government (origin and purpose) through Reconstruction. The year is divided into 6 units. One major focus will be answering essential questions by writing using textual evidence.
We will begin our year with the principles of government