Welcome to our Social Studies home page.


Please refer to this page for most recent information on our developing Scope and Sequence Calendar for Grades 6-8.
These documents were created based on your feedback from our Department Meeting on 10-21-2011
The Social Studies Standards and Performance Indicators must be utilized when creating units, lessons and assessments.
Scope and Sequence Grades 6-8 Nov - Dec
Scope and Sequence Grade 8 December - January

New York State Standards Middle School Social Studies & Performance Indicators
Election Day Professional Development - Minutes from Session 1.
Protocol for Analyzing Text - Gradients in Text Complexity Rubric (Election Day PD)
Election Day PD - Data Inquiry Team Minutes (session 2)
Common Core Task from Election Day PD
Please refer to this diagram as you develop units, lessons and assessments.
Common Core State Standards for Literacy. Jump to page 74-83 for standards in literacy in History/Social Studies, Science and Technical Subjects.
Social Studies Instructional Grid Template
Pre-Observation Planning Report
Social Studies Instructional Grid Grade 8 in progress
Social Studies Instructional Grid with revisions by Mr. Collado!

Social Studies Instructional Grid Grade 7
Social Studies Instructional Grid Grade 6
Meeting Minutes 12-22-11
Social Studies Instructional Grid Template Jan 27-March 1, 2012

Grade 6 Instructional grid December - June
Grade 7 Instructional grid December - June
Grade 8 Instructional grid December - June
Social Studies Department Conference March 28, 2012