Thomas J. Lahey Elementary School

SOCIAL STUDIES

The TJL Social Studies Curriculum is aligned with the New York State Common Core Learning Standards.  The grade 3-5 Social Studies Curriculum spans a variety of local, national and international topics.

   3rd graders will learn about the social, political, geographic, economic, and historical characteristics of people and their cultures worldwide.

  4th graders will learn about the social, political, geographic, economic, and historical characteristics of the people of New York State.

  5th graders will learn about the social, political, geographic, economic, and historical characteristics of the people of the Western Hemisphere including the United States, Canada, and nations in Latin America.