Social Studies

Our mission is to help create historically literate and well informed citizens of our global community who actively participate in a diverse democratic society.


Mr McCamon's class

Pictured above: The Emerging Scholars visit a celebration of African dance.

Staff

Teacher Subject Contact
Mr. Andrew White  Social Studies Resource Teacher
Honors US History
AP US History
Andrew_White@mcpsmd.org
Ms. Erica Gardes  US History
AVID US History
Erica_A_Gardes@mcpsmd.org
Ms. Erin Hendricks  Honors US History Jessica_E_Hendricks@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Joe Jelen  Staff Development Teacher
Modern World History
Joseph_F_Jelen@mcpsmd.org
Ms. Kim Lueck  AP World History
Honors Modern World History
Kimberly_J_Lueck@mcpsmd.org
Ms. Jamie Mahoney  AP World History
World History
Jamie_N_Mahoney@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Ryan McCamon  Emerging Scholars Program
US History
NSL Government
Ryan_M_McCamon@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Stuart Miller  AP NSL Government
Honors NSL Government
Stuart_H_Miller@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Carlos Montalvan  AP Psychology Carlos_Montalvan@mcpsmd.org
Ms.Amy Rose  Modern World History
US History
Amy_Rose@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Lewis Tucker Schrumm III  Modern World History Law Lewis_A_SchrummIII@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Sam Silsbee  AP NSL Government
NSL Government
Comparative Religions
Samuel_M_Silsbee@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Richard Smith  NSL Government Richard_J_Smith@mcpsmd.org
Ms. Caitlin Street  AVID NSL Government
AP Psychology
Caitlin_Street@mcpsmd.org
Mr. Bryan Walker  US History
African American History
Bryan_K_Walker@mcpsmd.org
Ms. Jane Wright  NSL Government
Sociology
Jane_M_Wright@mcpsmd.org

Course Sequence

course sequence ss

Elective Courses

  • African American Studies

    Textbook that corresponds with the course. Click Here... 

    Site for class field trip that explores contributes of African Americans in a variety of areas that relate to the African American experience in Maryland. Click Here...  

    Site for class field trip which deals with recognizing different events and individuals in the African American community. Click Here... 

    A book written by John Hope Franklin explaining the trials and tribulations of the African American experience here and abroad. Click Here...  

  • Comparative Religion

    An overview of the world’s major religions. Click Here... 

    An objective religious fact checker which addresses misconceptions about the worlds religions. Click Here... 

    The Encyclopedia Mythica: Encyclopedic entries about different mythologies. Click Here... 

  • Law

    This is the companion site for the law textbook. It contains quizzes, links, and other resources. Click Here... 

    The State of Maryland Judiciary Page which describes the state court system. Click Here... 

    Circuit Court of Montgomery County – information about the county judicial system. Click Here... 

    Maryland’s Legal Code – search the actual statutes. Click Here... 

  • Psychology

    AP Psychology Course Homepage on AP Central. Click Here... 

    The Society for Neuroscience’s Neuroscience Education Resources Virtual Encycloportal. Click Here... 

    Psychology – This is the companion site for the textbook. It contains quizzes, links, and other resources. Click Here... 

  • Sociology

    This is the companion site for the textbook. It contains quizzes, links, and other resources. Click Here... 

    A blog focusing on current trends in sociology. Click Here... 

  • AP US History

    The AP US History textbook: This is the companion site for the textbook. It contains quizzes, links, and other resources. Click Here... 


Links

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