Department Chair: L. Williams
Sixth Grade Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada, Europe, and Australia
Sixth grade is the first year of a two-year World Area Studies course. Sixth grade students study Latin America, Canada, Europe, and Australia with the focus on the geography, the government/civics, the economics, and the history of the regions.
Seventh Grade Africa, Southwest Asia (Middle East), Southern and Eastern Asia
Seventh grade is the second year of a two-year World Area Studies course. Seventh grade students study Africa and Asia with the focus on the geography, the government/civics, the economics, and the history of the regions.
Eighth Grade Georgia Studies
In eighth grade, students study Georgia geography, history, government, and economics. While the four strands are interwoven, ample opportunity is also provided for in-depth study of the geography of Georgia and the government of Georgia. U.S. historical events are included, as appropriate, to ensure students understand Georgia’s role in the history of the United States.