High School Social Studies Scope and Sequence

  • The following links are intended to share the general scope and sequence for each grade level.  The scope and sequence outlines the general topics that are taught in connection with the Maryland State Department of Education approved content standards. 

    Please note each unit lasts about a marking period.  The days identified on the scope and sequence are merely a means of ordering content.  For example, lesson 15 will not necessarily happen on day 15 for the marking period.  The pacing needed for the class, field trips, assemblies, and other things can and will alter the timing.


United States Government

World History

United States History

Contemporary World Studies


Introduction to Personal Finance

AP United States History

AP Human Geography

AP United States Government and Politics

AP Psychology