5th/6th grade Social Studies (#1434276)
The Social Studies 5/6 grade teacher is responsible for planning standards-aligned content for 5th-6th grade students at Monticello Academy. Teacher utilize the backwards planning method to create rigorous lessons that capitalize on Core Knowledge and the state standards. The Social Studies teacher will coordinate with team members to find alignment and connection between content areas. In fifth and sixth grades, students study different moments in United States history from different points of a view. A strong candidate will feel confident in designing learning experiences that encourage student discovery of US history, to form connections to modern day culture and to question information presented to them. This course of study should be designed to question the traditional presentation of history and present historical perspective through a culturally responsive lens.