Social Studies Curriculum Guide

     I. Amherst Pelham Regional School District Curriculum Overview

  • Introduction
  • Professional Teaching Standards
  • Professional Development Guiding Principles

II. Social Studies Program

A. Mission and Goals

B. Benchmarks/Measures of Progress

III. Grade and Course Curriculum Overviews

IV. Standards and Expectations in Social Studies

A. K-12 Social Studies Curriculum Standards Overarching Big Ideas

B. Excerpt from Elementary Social Studies Curriculum Guide - 1995

C. Curriculum Maps by Grade or Course

  • Middle School
  • High School

D. Social Studies Vocabulary

V. Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks Standards Not Covered

VI. Related District Curriculum Documents

A. Cross-curriculum Applications

  • Social Justice Commitment (Work in Progress)

B. Instructional Strategies

  • Supporting Social Studies Learning in Inclusive Settings

C. Academic Program Publications

  • Middle School Program of Studies (excerpt)
  • High School Program of Studies (excerpt)