The course content for Fifth Grade Humanities (Gifted Support) is social studies based and focuses on these essential questions:
Þ How does geography of a region influence the culture of its inhabitants?
Þ How do rules protect individual rights as well as meet the needs of society?
Þ How and why do people move?
Þ How do we use the past to build the future?
Þ What are the responsibilities of a good citizen?
Þ What are the lessons that be learned from current events?
Areas of study will include:
Archaeology, Geography of the US, Exploration, European Settlements, Colonies, Uniting the Colonies and the events leading to the writing of the Constitution.VisitGreat Archaeology Site...