2013-2014 Supply List for Social Studies
1.5" inch 3-ring Clear View Binder
Tab Dividers (1 set of 5)
Colored Pencils (Box of 24)
2 Glue Sticks
Department Grading Policy
Daily Grades (homework, in-class assignments, warmups, etc.): 50%
Major Grades (tests, projects, etc.) 50%
Students may request a SS textbook from the HGMS front office.
The Social Studies textbook will be used as a reference guide, therefore students will not be issued a social studies textbook.
At HGMS the SS Department follows the state mandated curriculum (TEKS) which is aligned with the STAAR test.
Teachers will provide students with various forms of information using sources such as: websites, powerpoints, articles, primary and secondary documents.
Please discuss any textbook concerns you have with your child's Social Studies teacher.