Social Studies activities

6th grade

6-1 6-2 6-3 6-4 6-5 6-6

 

6-1: Transition of humans from nomadic to settled life in cradles of civilization

 Ancient Egypt-The British Muesum

Ancient History Power Points

Ancient Mesopotamia-The British Muesum

 History of Our World: The Early Ages

Journey Across Time

KidsPast

Kidipede

 Time Maps: Atlas of World History

6-2: Life in Ancient classical civilizations and their contributions to the modern world.

Ancient China-The British Museum

 Ancient Greece-The British Museum

Ancient History Power Points

Ancient India-The British Muesum

 History of Our World: The Early Ages

Journey Across Time

KidsPast

Kidipede

 Time Maps: Atlas of World History

6-3: Middle Ages and the emergences of the nation-states

Ancient History Power Points

 History of Our World: The Early Ages

Journey Across Time

Kidipede

KidsPast

 Time Maps: Atlas of World History

6-4: Changing political, social, and economic cultures in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas

Ancient China-The British Museum

Ancient History Power Points

 History of Our World: The Early Ages

Journey Across Time

KidsPast

Kidipede

6-5: Development and the impact of the Renaissance and the Reformation on Europe and rest of the world.

Ancient History Power Points

 History of Our World: The Early Ages

Journey Across Time

Kidipede

KidsPast

 

6-6: European exploration and settlement in the New World

Ancient History Power Points

 History of Our World: The Early Ages

Journey Across Time

Kidipede

KidsPast 

7th grade

7-1 7-2 7-3 7-4 7-5 7-6 7-7

 

7-1: Colonial expansion of European powers and their impact on world government in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

7-2: The concept of absolute monarchies and constitutional government in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

7-3: Political, social, and economic upheavals that occurred throughout the world during the age of revolution, from 1770 through 1848

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

7-4: The impact of imperialism throughout the world in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

7-5: The causes and effects of world conflicts in the early twentieth century

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

7-6: Iinternational developments in the post–World War II world, including the impact of the Cold War on the world

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

7-7: The significant political, economic, geographic, scientific, technological, and cultural changes and advancements that took place throughout the world from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present day

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era - self check quizzes

World History: Connections to Today: The Modern Era 2005 -self-check quizzes

 

8th grade

8-1 8-2 8-3 8-4 8-5 8-6 8-7

 

8-1: the settlement of South Carolina and the United States by Native Americans, Europeans, and Africans

Knowitall.org : Gullah culture

8-2: The American Revolution—the beginnings of the new American nation and South Carolina’s part in the development of that nation

8-3: The American Civil War—its causes and effects and the major events that occurred during that time.

Knowitall.org : Road trip of information

 

8-4: The impact of Reconstruction on the people and government of South Carolina

8-5: Major social, political, and economic developments that took place in the United States during the second half of the nineteenth century

8-6: South Carolina’s development during the early twentieth century

BBC-1920s: US History

8-7: South Carolina’s economic revitalization during World War II and the latter twentieth century