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Adam Hertz                                      8th Grade Global Studies

-BA: Creighton University-   Political Science  International Relations Major  History Co-Major                      - Post Graduate Work:   Metropolitan State University  Urban Teacher Program (Graduate Program Teaching Licensure)

Currently working on Master Thesis for Urban Education in Social Studies and attainment of Masters Degree in Education


See Syllabus and Global Studies Page under academics and departments tab for lots more details!

Unit 1- Geography

Unit 2- Economics

Unit 3- Government and Civics

Unit 4- Cultures and Religions (Culture Background and the 5 major religions of the world)

Unit 5- International Relations: International Organizations &Human Rights

Unit 7- Recent history: (Colonialism, Cold War, Human Rights)

Units 8 through 13 studying the World by Region:

(Africa, Asia, North America, Latin America, Europe)


Date Daily Activities
8/28 Open House

First Day!

Seating&Getting to know you games


Hand out Syllabus

Rules and Expectation


Expectations and course description

Syllabus Due (signed and discussed with parents)


Games, Expectations and course description:

What is Global Studies.

Social Studies Pretest Monday



Minnesota International Middle School277 12th Ave North

Minneapolis, MN  55401612-465-8465

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