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History-Social Science

Academic content standards for kindergarten through grade twelve, adopted by the California State Board of Education.
   

A Message from the State Board of Education and the State Superintendent of Public Instructions

Introduction

Kindergarten Through Grade Five

Historical and Social Sciences Analysis Skills
Kindergarten: Learning and Working Now and Long Ago
Grade One: A Child's Place in Time and Space
Grade Two: People Who Make Difference
Grade Three: Continuity and Change
Grade Four: California: A Changing State
Grade Five: United States History and Geography: Making a New Nation

Grades Six Through Eight

Historical and Social Sciences Analysis Skills
Grade Six: World History and Geography: Ancient Civilizations
Grade Seven: World History and Geography: Medieval and Early Modern Times
Grade Eight: United States History and Geography: Growth and Conflict

Grades Nine Through Twelve

Historical and Social Sciences Analysis Skills
The California State Board of Education has established grade nine history-social science as an elective year. There are no standards for grade nine. Districts are urged to offer a suitable range of electives as outlined in the History-Social Science Framework , pp. 118-124.

Grade Ten: World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World
Grade Eleven: United States History and Geography: Continuity and Change in the Twentieth Century
Grade Twelve: Principles of American Democracy and Economics

       
Questions:   State Board of Education | 916-319-0693
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