The Social Studies Department at Grove School is committed to helping students develop a civic responsibility as well as a cultural appreciation. Social Studies classes cover a variety of topics in US History, Global Studies, Cultural and Social Issues. The department promotes critical thinking through analysis of primary sources and develops students’ ability to formulate and support positions on historical and current topics.
Grades: 9, 10, 11, 12
Department: Social Studies
This class will cover Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, and Hinduism. Students will discover why these religions are practiced and their history. There will also be a discussion component to the class that focuses on the conflicts that have occurred over time.