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 Welcome to the wonderful world of Social Studies.  This is my 19th year in the teaching profession.  I have an associates degree from the University of Cincinnati, a Bachelors degree from Northern Kentucky University and a Masters degree from Marygrove College.  In addition to my degrees, I also hold a Master Teacher rating from the state of Ohio. Albert Einstein once said, "Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think."  There will be many opportunities for myself and students to "think" this year.  I look forward to the daily challenges and ah-ha moments.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Map of Ancient Civilizations
6th grade Social Studies is devoted to the study of the Eastern Hemisphere (Africa, Asia, Australia and Europe), its geographical features, early history, cultural development and economic changes. Students will learn about the development of river civilizations in Africa and Asia, including their governments, cultures and economic systems.  The geographical focus includes the study of contemporary regional characteristics, the movement of people, products and ideas, and cultural diversity.  Students also develop their understanding of the role of consumers and the interaction of markets, resources and competition.  We will delve into the world of religion.  Specifically where they began and characteristics of each.