Ms. Wilder - History

Social Studies 7
This courses involves the study of the development of man's civilization beginning with the prehistoric period and extending to modern times. Emphasis will be upon the Eastern Hemisphere's history and geography. A sub-unit on Economics will also be included. Grades will be based upon homework (50%) and tests-quizzes (50%). A history project will be due third quarter as a part of the National History Day Competition.

Social Studies 8
This courses examines the history of the development of the United States as a nation from Pre-Columbian times to the Civil War and the Reconstruction. The United States system of government will also be studied. Grades will be part of the National History Day Competition.