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Middle School Geography

School Year: 2018-2019
Subject: Social Studies and History
Course ID: AC-MSGeog
College Concurrent: No
School District: Sheridan County School District #1
Credit Recovery: Yes
Program Name: Cowboy State Virtual Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 6-8
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Acellus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Acellus
Credits: 1.00
Hathaway Success Course: No
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: No
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Jul 01, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
Middle School Geography begins with an overview of Geography and the issues that it impacts. The course goes on to examine the geography of the world and the great events shaped by it. Course topics include: Introduction to Geography, People, Economy and Culture, Government, Looking at the Past, Countries of North, Central, and South America Ancient Greece and Rome, Middle Ages to Renaissance, Exploration to Revolution, The 20th Century, Europe, Russia, West, North, and East Africa, The East -- Near and Far, Oceana
Course Prerequisites:
NA
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility:
Course materials and the LMS have been developed with universal design principles in mind.
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Student active time in course logged by the learning management system.
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • No
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course on a daily basis.