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Social Studies 8

Betsy Kennedy
Social Studies

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ABC Chart - handed out in class Feb 13, complete and turn in on Friday, Feb 22.  Directions are attached.  DON'T FORGET TO TYPE YOUR PARAGRAPH AND GLUE IT TO THE BACK OF YOUR ABC CHART.


Chapter 6-8 Short-Answer Test Study Guide 

This short-answer test will begin on February 27 and finish on February 28, 2019.  Please note that the questions for Chapter 8 will be added in a few days.


Ronald Reagan Museum Extra Credit packet 

   -must fill out and take a picture of yourself there and attach to the packet for the full 20pts.

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Second Trimester Final Short Answer Test Study Guide

Click on Social Studies 8 above to see the questions that will be on the test.  The test is on Feb 27 and Feb 28th.  All the questions are in the guide now.  You will be given a note card (8x5) that you can put notes on but they must be handwritten and only on the notecard I give you. You may have this notecard with you when you take the test.

ABC Chart: due Feb 22, 2019

This chart was assigned today, Feb 14 and is due February 22.  The paper for the chart was given out by Mrs. Kennedy.  If you've lost it, please get another one from Mrs. K.  Click on Social Studies 8 above to see the assignment.

Ch 8 Packet due February 20, 2019

This packet was given out in class by the sub Wednesday, Feb 13th.

War of 1812 Map due tomorrow

Click on Social Studies 8 above to see the directions, as well as additional directions that were on the board in class.

Ch 7, Sec 2 Questions due tomorrow

Ch 7, Sec 2, page 239: Title:  Ch 7, Sec 2 Questions
Directions: Please put questions in your answer.  This assignment was started in class Tuesday, Feb 5th, and continued today.  If not finished, it is homework tonight, and due tomorrow, Feb 8th.

Ch 7 Louisiana Purchase Map Directions

Ch 7 Louisiana Purchase Map directions are available. Click on Social Studies 8 link above to access them.  


The map is due tomorrow, Wednesday, Jan 30th, 2019. 

Ch 6 Quiz - Jan 24, 2019

There will be a 20pt quiz on Chapter 6 on Thursday, Jan 24th, 2019.  You will be allowed to use your class notes during the quiz. There will be no study guide.  It will be all multiple-choice. The PowerPoint for Ch 6 where you will see the notes (that which is in white should be written down) if you have not written down the notes during class.  You will not be allowed to use the textbook.

Ch 5, Sec 3 Pamphlet Directions

Click on Social Studies 8 above to find the directions.

Pamphlet is due Wednesday, Dec 19th, 2018.

Constitution Study Guide Packet (Blue Packet) due Friday, Nov 14th.

The blue packet we've been working on in class the past 2 months is finally due tomorrow as I wrote on the board 2 weeks ago and has been on the board since.  If you lost your packet, you can email me and I will send it to you.

Amendments Quiz Friday, Dec 14, 2018

20 questions, 15 multiple-choice and 5 matching.  Total value: 20pts.

Bill of Rights Question Sheet due Monday, Dec 3.

Click on Social Studies 8 link above to find the question sheet.  (This is the turquoise sheet we've been working on during class since last Tuesday.)

First Trimester Final Study Guide. The Final starts this Thursday, Nov 15th, and can be finished on Friday, Nov 16th.

Click on Social Studies 8 above to see the study guide.

Chapter 4 Packet due next Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018.

This packet has been classwork for the past week, this week as well.  Use your class time wisely.  These worksheets are not going to be on Edlio.  If you are absent you will get extra time to finish.