Welcome to 7th Grade Social Studies

In seventh grade Social Studies class, we will learn the history of the United States from 1400's to the 1800's.  Emphasis will be placed on primary sources.  Students will study the rights, duties and responsibilities of citizenship.  There will be opportunities for students to explore and investigate other historical topics related to the time period.

The following is a general time frame for each unit of study:

First Semester-        
​     Government systems around the world before 1400 AD
     Exploration of the world by Europe
     Colonization of North America

Second Semester-
     Events leading to the Revolutionary War
     The Declaration of Independence
     The American Revolutionary War
     The writing of the Constitution
     The Bill of Rights