Social Studies: 8th Grade

  • 8th grade Social Studies covers the time period from the origins of the American Revolution through Reconstruction after the Civil War. In this course several of the expectations of students are: to formulate appropriate hypotheses about United States history based on a variety of historical sources and perspectives, use geographic tools to analyze patterns in human and physical systems, understand economic freedom and the role of taxes in a society, and develop an understanding of the place of law in a constitutional system.

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