Grade 11-12 AIS

  • Introduction to AIS Social Studies:

    AIS Social Studies in 11th or 12th Grade is solely dedicated to teaching your children the skills needed to pass either the RCT or Regents Exams in Global History & Geography and/or United States History & Government.  Students will work on areas such as essay writing, multiple-choice question and constructed-response strategies.

     

    AIS Social Studies Curriculum:

     

    -Introduction to the Global History & Geography and/or United States History & Government Course

    -Regents-Style Multiple Choice Strategies/Preparation (School Island)

    -Discussion of DBQ Essay Writing Strategies

    -Discussion of Thematic Essay Writing Strategies

    -Outlining/Planning a DBQ /Thematic Essay

    -Vocabulary review

    -Discussion of Key Global History & Geography and/or United States History & Geography Themes

    -Free Response Question Analysis

    -Discussion of the Scoring Rubric used by Teachers

    -Content will be incorporated throughout Curriculum in coordination with Social Studies Teachers