Appling Middle School

Classes / Homework

Course Description

 

Welcome to 8th Grade Social Studies!

This page will be updated regularly with the lesson plans, weekly agenda and homework.

 

Weekly Agenda for February 19-23

Monday- President's Day

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Civil War Leadership Profiles

Thursday- Daily Lives of Soldiers

Friday- Battle Keynotes

 

Homework- Complete Study Guides

 

Weekly Agenda for February 12-16

Monday- Industrial Revolution

Tuesday- North and South Differences

Wednesday- North and South Map

Thursday- A House Divided Quiz 2

Friday- No School


Homework- Study for your quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for February 5-9

Monday- Lincoln Douglas Debates Writing

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Review Game

Thursday- A House Divided Quiz

Friday- Opinion Pieces

 

Homework- Study for Quiz


 

Weekly Agenda for January 29-February 2

Monday- Compromise of 1850 Letters

Tuesday- Compromise of 1850 Map

Wednesday- Compromise Quiz

Thursday- Kansas Nebraska Chart

Friday- Died Scott Case Review

 

Homework- Complete study guide

 

Weekly Agenda for January 22-26

Monday- Western Expansion Quiz 2

Tuesday- Gold Rush Packet

Wednesday- Gold Rush Packet

Thursday- Guidance

Friday- Compromise of 1850 Map

 

Homework- Study for the next Quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for January 15-19

Monday- Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tuesday- Snow Day

Wednesday- Snow Day

Thursday- Snow Day

Friday- Review Game

 

Homework- Study for the next Quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for January 8-12

Monday- Four by Four Notes

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Wartime Reports

Thursday- Presidential Profile

Friday- Snow Day

 

Homework- Complete Study Guide/Study for Quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for January 4-5 

Thursday- Oregon Fever/Study Guide

Friday- Trail Map/Turn in Bell Work

 

Homework- Complete Study Guide

 

Weekly Agenda for December 18-20

Monday- Review Game

Tuesday- Westward Expansion Quiz 1

Wednesday- Holiday Festivities/ 1/2 Day

 

Homework- Study for the Quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for December 11-15

Monday- Guidance

Tuesday- Indian Removal Map

Wednesday- Manifest Destiny Packet

Thursday- Texas War of Independence Notes

Friday- Texas Posters

 

Homework- Complete Study Guide

 

Weekly Agenda for December 4-8

Monday- American System Thrivist Discussion

Tuesday- Andrew Jackson Notes

Wednesday- Andrew Jackson Thrives Discussion

Thursday- American Society and Jackson Quiz

Friday- Indian Removal

 

Homework- Finish Discussion Questions

 

Weekly Agenda for November 27-December 1 

Monday- Create iMovie

Tuesday- Create iMovie 

Wednesday- iMovie Presentations

Thursday- Finish Presentations/American System and Jackson Study Guide

Friday- Thrivist Discussion

 

Homework- Complete iMovie (if necessary)

 

Weekly Agenda for November 20-24

Monday- Guidance

Tuesday- No Class/Pre-ACT

Wednesday-Friday- Thanksgiving Break!

 

No Homework

 

Weekly Agenda for November 13-17

Monday Power School Assessment

Tuesday- Round Table Discussion

Wednesday Map Activity

Thursday- Skits

Friday World Stage Quiz

 

Homework- Complete Study Guide Keynote

 

Weekly Agenda for November 6-10

Monday- Jefferson's Justifications Chart

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Jefferson's Justification Chart

Thursday- Lewis and Clark Expedition Map

Friday- Jefferson and Marshall Quiz

 

Homework- Complete Study Guide

 

Weekly Agenda for October 30-November 3

Monday- Democratic-Republicans vs. Federalist

Tuesday- Adams' Presidency

Wednesday- Jefferson vs. Adams

Thursday- Washington and Adams Quiz

Friday- John Marshall

 

Homework- Complete Study Guide 

 

 

Weekly Agenda for October 23-27

Monday- Constitution Review

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Constitution Quiz

Thursday- Washington Event Chart

Friday- Washington Blog Post


Homework- Study for the quiz

 

We are ready to begin our 2nd Quarter! It is imperative that we start strong!

Monday- Constitutional Convention Notes

Tuesday- Ratification Notes

Wednesday- Preamble Reading

Thursday- Constitution Notes 

Friday- Bill of Rights Blog Post

 

Homework-Complete Study Guide and Discussion Questions

 

Weekly Agenda for October 2nd-6th

Monday- Ordinance Blog Post

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Articles of Confederation

Thursday- Foundation Quiz

Friday- Career Day/8th Grade Picnic

 

Homework- Study Guide

 

 

Weekly Agenda for Weekly Agenda for September 25th-28th

Monday- Declaration of Independence Notes and Chart

Tuesday- Revolutionary Character Analysis 

Wednesday- Perspective Drawing

Thursday- Revolution Quiz

Friday- Document Analysis

 

Homework- Battle and Key People Chart

 

Weekly Agenda for September 18th-22nd

Monday- Declaration of Independence Analysis

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Common Sense Analysis

Thursday- Battle Analysis

Friday- DOI Chart/Battle Analysis

 

Homework- Complete the Study Guide/Declaration of Independence Analysis

 

Weekly Agenda for September 11th-15th

Monday- Mercantilism and Pontiac Rebellion Letters

Tuesday- British Acts Chart

Wednesday-Revolutionary Leaders Chart/Review Study Guide

Thursday- New Nation Quiz 1

Friday- DLD-No School

Weekly Agenda for September 4th-8th

Monday- Labor Day/No School

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Ben Franklin Short Essays

Thursday- John Peter Zenger Questions

Friday- State Quiz 5/French and Indian War Cause and Effect Chart

 

Homework- Complete the study guide and study for the states quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for September 4th-8th

Monday- Labor Day/No School

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Ben Franklin Short Essays

Thursday- John Peter Zenger Questions

Friday- State Quiz 5/French and Indian War Cause and Effect Chart

 

Homework- Complete the study guide and study for the states quiz

 

Weekly Agenda for August 28th-September 1st
Monday- Colonial Daily Life

Tuesday- Middle Passage

Wednesday- Colonial Documents

Thursday- Review Day

Friday- State Quiz 4/ Colonies Quiz 3

 

Homework- Study for the Quizzes 

 

Weekly Agenda for August 21st-25th

Monday- Colonial Economy

Tuesday- Guidance

Wednesday- Great Awakening

Thursday- Study Guide

Friday- States Quiz 3/Colonies Quiz 2

 

Homework- Complete Map by Tuesday/ Study for Quizzes

 

Weekly Agenda for August 14th-18th

Monday-Colonial Study Guide 1

Tuesday- Primary Source Reading

Wednesday- Colonial Quiz 1

Thursday- New Netherlands and New France

Friday- State Quiz 2/ The Colonial Economy

 

Homework for the week is to study for the two quizzes this week.

 

Weekly Agenda for August 7th-11th

Monday- Back to School Introductions and Expectations

Tuesday- U.S. Map of States and Capitals- This is the study guide for our weekly State Quizzes

Wednesday- Colonial Letters

Thursday- Colonial Maps

Friday Colonial Maps/State Quiz 1

 

Homework- Study for the State Quiz! Stay rested!