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					                                                                                           Rochester City School District
                                                                                       Curriculum Development and Support
                                                                                       Social Studies / English Language Arts
                                                                                      CROSS-YEAR CONTENT SCHEMATIC
                                                                                        Grade 9; Global History I / English I

                   SEPTEMBER                 OCTOBER              NOVEMBER            DECEMBER               JANUARY       FEBRUARY              MARCH                APRIL                  MAY                  JUNE
SOCIAL             I. Social Studies       II. cont.              IV. Rise and Fall   V. continued         XII. Crusades   XV. Global Trade   XVII. Reformation   XIX. continued      XXII. Ottoman        XXV.     continued
                      Skills / Standards                              of Great                                                                                                              Empire
STUDIES                defining           III.   Classical           Empires         VI.   Gupta          XIII. Japan     XVI. Resurgence    XVIII. Rise of      XX. African                              XXVI. Response to
                         culture /                Civilizations      Han                                     Feudalism        of Europe            Nation           Civilizations   XXIII. Spain under     Absolutism
                         community               China,             Rome            VII. Tang                               Towns                 States          Songhai                Ferdinand        Puritan
                       RCSD Values              Greece,                                                  XIV. Mongols                              English –       Mali                   & Isabella       Revol.
                         Policy                  Rome,           V. Belief Systems   VIII. Byzantine
                                                                                                                              Commercial            Elizabeth       Ghana                                   Bill of Rights
                                                                                                                                Revol.
                       5 NY SS                  India,              Animism                             Review                                    France          Timbuktu        XXIV. European
                         Standards               Phoenicians,        Hinduism       IX.   Islamic Civ.                      Renaissance                                                  Invasion of    Review
                       Reading /                African             Buddhism                            Midterm                            XIX. Meso-          XXI. Ming Dynasty         Africa,
                         Understanding                                Confucianism   X. Spread of Islam                                           american          China                 Asia, and      Final Exam
                         Maps                                         Chinese                                                                     Empires                                  the
                       Interpreting /                                 Philosophy     XI.   Medieval                                             Mayan                                     Americas
                         Comparing                                    Judaism              Europe
                         Data                                         Christianity
                                                                                                                                                 Aztecs
                                                                                                                                                 Incas                               XXV.   Political
                       Critical                                      Islam                                                                                                                 Ideologies-
                         Thinking Skills                              Shintoism                                                                 Olmecs                                     Absolutism
                       Study / Writing
                         Skills

                   II. Ancient World
                        Indus
                        Mesopotamia
                        Egypt
                        Yellow River




MG1-22 (8/14/09)
                                                                                              Rochester City School District
                                                                                          Curriculum Development and Support
                                                                                          Social Studies / English Language Arts
                                                                                         CROSS-YEAR CONTENT SCHEMATIC
                                                                                           Grade 9; Global History I / English I

                   SEPTEMBER                 OCTOBER             NOVEMBER                DECEMBER               JANUARY           FEBRUARY               MARCH                   APRIL                MAY                  JUNE
                                                                FIRST SEMESTER:                                                                                        SECOND SEMESTER:
                                                                 Myths and Heroes                                                                              Renaissance, Encounters and Exploration
ENGLISH            I. Baseline Piece       IV.   Greek &         V. Comparative          VI.   Hero Around    VI.   continued     I. Renaissance      I. continued        III.   African         IV. The              V. Portfolio
                                                 Roman              Religions                   the World                             Shakespeare                               Civilizations       Enlightenment,      Completion and
                   II. Study Skills              Influence           Judaism                 1001 Arabian   VII. Portfolio            Romeo &      II. Meso-american                              Rationalism,        Final Exam
                                                Oath of             Islam                    Nights              Completion &           Juliet          Empires                                    Absolutism          Preparation
                   III. Methodology              American            Christianity            Canterbury          Midterm Exam         Julius            Aztecs
                        & World                  youth                 OT/NT                  Tales               Prep.                  Caesar           Incas
                        Folktales               Iliad                 Koran                 Beowulf                                  Sonnets           Mayans
                       Comparison of           Odyssey               Torah                 The Song of                              Don Q
                        Creation                Antigone              Taoist                 Roland                                   Laisot
                        Myths                   African epic          anecdotes             Crusades
                                                                                                                                          Marie de
                       Mythology                                      Zen                   King Arthur
                                                                                                                                           France
                            Greek,                                       parables            Samurai
                             Roman                                   Sampling of
                             gods,                                    Eastern
                             goddesses                                religions (e.g.,
                         Major stories/                              Buddhism,
                          tales                                       Chinese
                                                                      philosophy)




MG1-22 (8/14/09)