At Kinross Primary School, Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) is taught from Kindergarten to Year 6.
In the Western Australian Curriculum, the Humanities and Social Sciences learning area comprises four subjects: Civics and Citizenship, Economics and Business, Geography and History.
In an ever-changing world, it is important that we prepare our students with the following
The HASS subjects include a range of skills that can be represented broadly as questioning and researching, analyzing, evaluating and communicating and reflecting. Students work with their teacher to generate lines of inquiry before locating useful information from a range of primary and secondary sources to answer their questions and solve problems. Where appropriate, subject content is integrated with English, Mathematics, ICT and Science and taught through a topic-based, inquiry approach.