Mr.Keane 7th & 8th Grade Social Studies: Welcome to the 2020-2021 School Year

Mr. Keane

Phone: (914) 376-8590

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Keane

 Mr. Keane Teaches Social Studies and loves history!

 

 

7th Grade Social Studies Curriculum: 

  • In New York State we cover “the beginning of time” through the US Civil War (1865) in 7th grade.
  • We cover New York State History and I have included history about Yonkers in this course.
  • We also focus on local, national, and international current events.

8th Grade Social Studies Curriculum:

  • In New York State we cover “The Civil War” through present day in 8th grade.
  • We cover New York State History and I have included history about Yonkers in this course.
  • We also focus on current events: Current events covered in 7th grade include: Immigration, Saluting the Flag, News Bias, Income Inequality, Etc.

7th and 8th Grade Addition to Curriculum:

Since this is a major election year (Presidential Election) we will be following those news stories as well as learning about the voting process.

 

7-1 schedule for digital learning: Click below:

7-1 Online Schedule

 

I am reachable for questions, concerns, etc. in the following ways. Please do not hesitate to contact me and I pride myself on responding promptly durring normal school hours.

My Contacts:

–School Phone: 914-376-8590

–Email: vkeane@yonkerspublicschools.org

Remind App: Text @school30s81010 or go to www.remind.com or the App store (free) and join @school30s.

-Microsoft Teams

 

We will be using Microsoft Teams as our online education platform through the Clever Portal. please go to the Clever webpage or download the Teams app. by going to: 

www.clever.com

or

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/download-app

For instructions on how to access MS Teams please visit the following site for instructions:

https://www.yonkerspublicschools.org/cms/lib/NY01814060/Centricity/Domain/8326/How%20Students%20Find%20Teams.pdf

For updates, announcements, assignments, etc. please visit School 30's website at: 

https://www.yonkerspublicschools.org/ps30

 

-For more information and support please visit: https://www.yonkerspublicschools.org