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Social Studies

book.jpg​The primary goal of Social Studies education is to give students the knowledge, skills, and competencies to be active, informed citizens who are able to think critically, understand and explain the perspectives of others, make judgments, and communicate ideas effectively.

At DTSS, students study a wide variety of topics that encourage them to make connections related to important personal and global issues. At present, students are required to take Social Studies 8, 9, 10, and 11, with optional credits in Grade 12, such as Law and History in the 20th Century. We have fully implemented the new curriculum in Grades 8 and 9, and look forward to putting into practice the Grade 10-12 curriculum when it is published. 

Course Outlines

Class​Teacher​​Course Outline
Social Studies 8Lizzie Midyette
Social Studies 8Werner Kopp​Socials 8 Kopp.pdf
Social Studies 8Lizzie Midyette
Socials 8 Midyette.pdf
​Social Studies 8​Dale SteedmanSocials 8 Steedman.pdf
​Social Studies 9
Werner KoppSocials 9 Kopp.pdf
Social Studies 9 
Social Studies 10Werner KoppSocials 10 Kopp.pdf
Social Studies 10
Glen SageSocials 10 Sage.pdf
Social Studies 10Dale Steedman
Social Studies 11Amanda DavisonSocials 11 Davison.pdf
​Social Studies 11Werner KoppSocials 11 Kopp.pdf
​Social Studies 11Glen SageSocials 11 Sage.pdf
​History 12Werner KoppHistory 12 Kopp.pdf
​Law 12​​Werner KoppLaw 12 Kopp.pdf

David Thompson
Secondary School

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