One concern with education today is that many elementary social studies programs provide only a superficial look at the subjects of history and geography. At St. Michael, students grades K-2 learn social studies as an integrated part of their reading curriculum.

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Third Graders explore a photo quilt of the Lewis and Clark trail.

Michigan History is taught in grade 3 and in grades 4 -8 we incorporate Glencoe’s Social Studies series which provides a thorough overview based upon benchmarks established by the State of Michigan.