8th Grade Social Studies
Welcome to Grade 8 Social Studies!
Listed below is what we will cover throughout the year
Unit 1-Building A Nation
Events leading to the Revolution
The Revolutionary War
Foundation of American Government
Constitution and law
Unit 3-The Civil War
Causes of the Civil War
The American Civil War
Unit 4-The World Wars Era
WWI (Causes and America's involement)
Treaty of versailles
WWII (Causes and American involvement)
Goals of the Course:
- Gain an understanding of the foundation of America and America’s Foreign Policy
- Raise awareness of your role as an American Citizen
- Practice social studies skills such as: research, analysis and critical thinking
- Practice and improve reading and writing skills
-Analyzing our history’s impact on our way of life today
Use the links on the left to navigate to our different topics. I will be posting study guides and other helpful links!
Feel free to contact me via email, firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns!