Middle Grades Social Studies Overview

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    Broward Count Public Schools middle school students in Social Studies courses have the opportunity to engage in learning high level content and skills as required by the State of Florida Next Generation Sunshine State Standards for Social Studies integrated with the Language Arts Florida Standards Literacy in History/Social Studies.  Students learn concepts and content in the areas of  World History, Civics, and American History through a variety of required and elective courses.

Middle Grades Social Studies Courses at a Glance


    The District Middle School Social Studies course flow chart list all middle school courses available for the 2018-2020 school year. To learn more about course offerings, click on a specific grade level. 


    (Click on links below to access course information)     








  • Florida Student

    Floridastudents.org provide student tutorials through standards aligned videos with content based questions and reflective opportunities. This program provides review, remediation and enrichment processes. 

  • Khan Academy

    Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization that provides a set of online tools that help educate students. Their website have short lessons in the form of YouTube videos and includes supplementary practice exercises and materials for students.

Contact Information

  • Secondary Social Studies Department

    600 SE 3rd Ave

    Fort Lauderdale , Florida 33301

    Phone: 754-321-2119

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    Louise A. Ball

    Secondary Curriculum Supervisor