Mr. Byers 8th Grade Social Studies

Welcome Back to another exciting school year! As we begin the year on a positive note, please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns that you have at

During the year we will be exploring the history, people, governments, economy, and geography of the United States of America from the founding up until present day. Please see the class syllabus for general information and simple schedule for the school year.

Information for the upcoming Unit Exams can be found in the folder to the side. This will be a useful link as it will include the study guide and sample questions for the exam.
Research Papers

All research papers are finished for the year!!!!!


May 3 - Progress Reports Sent Home

May 11 - C DAY / Out of Uniform

May 25 - Snow Make Up Day #2 (From February 7)

May 28 - No School - Memorial Day

June 6 - Last Day of School