Social Studies


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The Social Science Program at Walt Disney Magnet School strives to expand each student´s awareness of the world around them and its progression through history. Disney focuses on building a positive classroom community and connecting that with the world in which we live.

 

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As we dive into the Illinois State Goals and Standards of Social Sciences, teachers use an integrated, project-based approach to weave in various areas of the curriculum. Teachers provide a myriad of learning strategies to meet the needs of each student while making learning fun. This is accomplished through written reports, group projects, oral presentations, historic plays, creative artwork and a school-wide history fair.