EL Social Studies

Course Description

This year we will be studying-

  • The global government

  • The world of today

  • Geography

  • History

  • Current issues and problems

with particular emphasis on the regions of South, Southwest, and East Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe, and Latin Americas.

 

9th Period 8th Grade Social Studies

Please refer to our Google Classroom for all ongoing projects, homework, and other assignments.

Grading:

 

  • Formative Assessments

    • 40% of grade: quizzes, check-ins, daily classwork

  • Summative Assessments

    • 60% of grade: tests, projects, papers

***You can always reassess for summatives.  Fill out a reassessment ticket and turn it in within 2 days and your reassessment will occur within two weeks of the original assessment date.  In order to reassess you must show evidence of learning, completion of the study guide, and have no incomplete work.