Summit Social Studies
Sixth grade studies the Eastern Hemisphere and focuses on developing the skills necessary to analyze and interpret this area of the world from a geographic, historical and cultural perspective. Seventh grade analyzes historical sources and eras through the study of the Western Hemisphere, focusing on the components of civilizations both ancient and modern, analyzing patterns in history, and looking at how the past influences the present. Seventh grade social studies also includes the Taking A Stand research project. Eighth grade studies the significant events, people, and issues in American history from the American Revolution through the First World War.