Our 5th grade Social Studies class will explore the great history of the United States from pre-colonial times to the Civil War.We will discuss concepts such as geography, culture, economics, and government.You will discover how America became the nation it is today by learning about the early development of our country and the conflicts and compromises that took place during the history of the United States. You will also gain an understanding of how our country’s government works so you will be able to take an active role in society.  

You will be expected to work with a team of students and by yourselves to complete group projects. of the content. By learning about the history of our country, you will learn critical thinking skills that will help you analyze present and future issues of your country.