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Parent Handbook for History-Social Science

An overview of the History-Social Science curriculum and an explanation of why it is studied in school.

In the Parent Handbook for History-Social Science (HSS), parents will find an overview of the history-social science curriculum and an explanation of why it is studied in school. Parents will also find a clarification of some commonly used terms, as well as information about high school graduation requirements and college/university entrance requirements for this subject area. The final sections of the Parent Handbook (DOC) offer numerous suggestions for resources and home or family activities that can help children succeed in history-social science. The Parent Handbook for History-Social Science is also available in Spanish (DOC).

Questions: Stacey Greer | sgreer@cde.ca.gov | 916-323-5818 
Last Reviewed: Thursday, November 19, 2015

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