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Social Studies Courses
  • 10-1
  • 10 2
  • 20-1
  • 20-2
  • 30-1
  • 30-2

Social Studies 10-1 (5 credits)

prereq - Grade 9 Social

Online Quizzes / Exams

19

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

1 Midterm exam

Number of assessed items

34

Required Textbook / Novels

Perspectives on Globalization

Number of lessons

40

Readings / Essays

7 writing assignments

Media Components

Rough estimate, by category:

-160 video files and multimedia

Required Discussions

4

Social Studies 10-2 (5 credits)

prereq - Grade 9 Social

Online Quizzes / Exams

6

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

1 Final exam M/C

Number of assessed items

30

Required Textbook / Novels

Understanding Globalization

Number of lessons

41

Readings / Essays

10 writing assignments

Media Components

Rough estimate, by category:

-160 video files and multimedia

Required Discussions

8

Social Studies 20-1 (5 credits)

prereq - Social 10-1

Written Assignments / Presentations

8

Online Quizzes / Exams

24

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

1 final exam

Number of assessed items

41 assessment items

Required Textbook / Novels

Exploring Nationalism Online Version

 

Number of lessons

66 lessons

Readings / Essays

Each lesson has a reading component. There are 8 written assignments / presentations.

Media Components

Flash glossary exercises, interactive maps, movies and audio files.

Labs / Simulations / activities

none

Required Discussions

9 required discussions

Social Studies 20-2 (5 credits)

prereq - Social 10-2

Online Quizzes / Exams

24

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

1 final exam

Number of assessed items

44 assessment items

Required Textbook / Novels

Understanding Nationalism, McGraw-Hill Ryerson, (2008).

Number of lessons

75 lessons

Readings / Essays

Each lesson has a reading component, some written response  assignment in each overall lesson

Media Components

Flash glossary exercises, interactive maps, movies and audio files.

Labs / Simulations / activities

none

Required Discussions

10 required discussions

Social Studies 30-1 (5 credits)

prereq - Social 20-1

Online Quizzes / Exams

12

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

1 midterm exam
1 Diploma Exam

Number of assessed items

31 assessment items

Required Textbook / Novels

Perspectives on Ideology by Oxford Publishing.

 

Number of lessons

42 lessons

Readings / Essays

Each lesson has a reading component, some written response  assignment in each overall lesson

Media Components

Interactive maps, movies and audio files. e-text for coded and esl students.

Labs / Simulations / activities

none

Required Discussions

3 required discussions

Social Studies 30-2 (5 credits)

prereq - Social 20-2

Written Assignments / Presentations

12

Online Quizzes / Exams

10

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

1 midterm exam
1 Diploma Exam

Number of assessed items

32 assessment items

Required Textbook / Novels

Understandings of Ideology by Oxford Publishing.

Number of lessons

46 lessons

Readings / Essays

Each lesson has a reading component. There are 12 written assignments / presentations.

Media Components

Interactive maps, movies and audio files. e-text for coded and ELL students.

Labs / Simulations / Activities

none

Required Discussions

Ongoing discussions throughout the course