Benjamin Turner Middle School Social Studies Department is dedicated to providing students with a challenging education that will prepare them to become successful citizens in American society.
- To provide students awareness of connections between history and the contemporary world.
- To educate students about historical influences and circumstances that impact the way people live.
- To motivate students to take an inquisitive approach towards social studies, including history and civic engagement.
- To engage students in their roles and responsibilities as citizens of the United States and the World.
Tests and Quizzes - 25%
Projects - 20%
Homework - 20%
Class Participation - 20%
Notebook/Journals - 15%