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EIGHTH GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES
2016-17

Overview


8th Grade social studies is an integrated study of North Carolina and United States History and could easily be described as "US History through the eyes of North Carolina."  

 The information to be covered this year is organized around five themes:

            1) history

            2) geography and environmental literacy

            3) civics and government

            4)  economics and financial literacy

            5) culture

Additionally, the course includes two types of essential standards:

        1) identifies the skills that students should master during the course of the year 

        2) identifies the knowledge and understanding


Click here for Essential Standards