Social Studies curriculum involves dynamic lessons that integrate hands-on learning, history, geography and language arts.
Grade 1 –
Students learn about going to school, being good citizens, the land around us, people and their vocations.
Grade 2 –
Students learn about communities, government, people and their lifestyles past and present.
Grade 3 –
Students learn about communities, government and citizenship, and the geography of our community.
Grade 4 –
Students learn the geography of the United States, its nine regions, their economies, characteristics, people and history.
Cedar Hill Prep Debate Wins Again! On December 7th, Cedar Hill Prep participated in the Garden State Debate Meet at Bridgeton Middle School. The topics for the debate were - (a) The President should serve a single six year term, (b) Banning neonic pesticides does more harm than good, (c) The green new deal is bad for America, (d) End NJ Bear Hunt. Once again, Cedar Hill Prep finished first with the highest overall points. Three teams finished in the top 10, and Arnav Upadhyay won the Top Speaker Award for Cedar Hill Prep School.
The Multiple Advantages of a Multilingual CurriculumThere have been a number of studies in recent years that suggest people who speak more than one language are in fact more intelligent. An article written by the New York Times highlights that learning multiple languages could improve cognitive skills beyond those related to language, which is a considerably different viewpoint than previously thought.