What is Social Studies?

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Ms. Pedersen Teaches Social Studies 

for 7th graders!


  • 7th grade social studies covers the people, geography, and history of the Eastern Hemisphere.  This includes S.W. Asia, Africa, China, Japan, and Russia.  

    During this year we will explore culture as it relates to all of these areas. 
    The elements of culture are:
  • Tools
  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Religion
  • Customs
  • Arts
  • Beliefs
  • Language
  • Values
  • Recreation
  • Work
  • Shared Ideas
  • Government 
  • Family 
  • Shelter




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