Social Studies

Welcome to Social Studies

LPS Social Studies:
  • Covers  civics, economics, geography, history; and also includes political science, psychology, sociology and other electives
  • Helps students make informed decisions and work towards improving the community;
  • Develops a strong sense of justice and fairness while learning respect for differing viewpoints;
  • Follows the Nebraska State Social Studies Standards
Historical Thinking and Habits of Mind:
Elementary

Grade K

Grade 1

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 5

Middle

Grade 6

Grade 7

Grade 8

High School

Civics

World Hist

U.S. Hist

Government and Politics
 Lib Guides

To access the historical thinking Habits of Mind unit plans and Social Studies curriculum, please click the appropriate grade level button below.

Grade K

Grade 1

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 5

 

Grade 6

Grade 7

 

Our Department

Jaci Kellison
K-12 Social Studies Curriculum Specialist
Phone: 402-436-1805
Email: jkellis@lps.org

Deb Batten
Executive Secretary
Phone: 402-436-1632
Email: dbatten@lps.org