Mr. Graepel: Social Studies 8 and Social Studies 7


    8th Grade United States History engages students through a variety of activities that cover the history of the United States from before European settlement in the 1600's up through Reconstruction following the Civil War.  The course will look at people and events that defined our nation's early history and set the stage for the future of our nation along with an examination of our government and civics.

    Units of Study:

    • Colonization to Revolution
    • A New Nation
    • The New Republic
    • The Nation Expands
    • The Nation Breaks Apart


    7th Grade World Cultures and Geography engages students through a variety of activities that cover various regions of the world. Places such as Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, Central America, South America, The Caribbean Islands, Russia, and Europe will be thoroughly investigated and understood during the school year.

    Units of Study:

    • Geography and Map Skills
    • Latin America
    • Europe
    • Russia and Central Asia
    • Canada, Australia, and New Zealand

    Please use this website as a resource and contact me if you have any questions or concerns, my email is andrew.graepel@htboe.org.