In Social Studies students explore big questions related to citizenship and Identity. Students explore who they are in relation to others in their local, national and global communities.
At each grade level, students explore topics related to: Time, Continuity and Change; Power, Authority and Decision-Making; The Land: Places and People; Global connections; Economics and resources; and Culture and Community.
Learners inquire into issues and consider them from multiple perspectives. Teachers design learning opportunities so that students develop an appreciation of the communities in which they live today, and an awareness of how our past informs our decisions for the future.
Learn Alberta Parent/ Student Resources
Grade 7 – My Child's Learning: A Parent Resource
Grade 8 – My Child's Learning: A Parent Resource
Grade 9 – My Child's Learning: A Parent Resource