• Essential Vocabulary 

    Peace.
     
     
    September
     

    Hemisphere
    Prime Meridian
    Equator  
    Landforms & examples
    Natural Resources & examples 
    All continents & oceans (names spelled correctly & locations of) 
    Artifacts
    Archaeologist
    Archaeology

     
    October 
     

    Timelines
    BC, AD, BCE, CE
    Civilizations
    Culture  
    Society
    Environment
    Territory
    Mayas
    Incas
    Aztecs
    Native
    Beringia Land Bridge

     
    November

     
    Hernan Cortez
    Francisco Pizarro
    Christopher Columbus
    country  
    expedition  

     
    December
     

    Northwest passage
    Transatlantic Trade
    Colonies
    Slavery
    English
    England
    Sugar - Case Study & Connection to Slave Trade
    13 Colonies - names, locations, similarities & differences 

     
    January
     

    Physical Maps
    Political Maps
    Nationalism 
    Regions
    Population 
    US States & Capitals - all names and locations                                                                                                   Washington D.C. 

     
    February 
     

    Immigration  
    Citizenship
    Languages
    Global Issues 
    Climate Change
    Civil Rights
    Human Rights

     

    March 

    Declaration of Independence
    Revolutionary War (and many related vocabulary & people) 
    Constitution 

     
     
    April
     

    Government

    Preamble
    Bill of Rights
    Amendments
    Federal Government
    Democracy
    Branches of Government 
    Executive Branch Facts
    Legislative Branch Facts
    Judicial Branch Facts


    May
     

    Economics
    Product
    Import
    Export
    Barter
    Currency
    Income
    Budget
     
    Target Audience
    Market Economy 

    June
     

    Traditional Economy
    Command Economy
    Geography Review

     

      

     
    "If everything's under control, you're going too slow."
    ~Mario Andretti