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8th Grade Social Studies

Delhi Riots:

https://www.npr.org/2020/03/07/812193930/delhi-riots-aftermath-how-do-you-explain-such-violence


ACC Women of Alamance Co. Poster Resources:

https://www.carolinacountry.com/carolina-adventures/adventures/carolina-compass/learn-about-women-who-changed-the-world

Bertha "B" Holt, NC House of Representatives, deceased https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertha_Merrill_Holt

Tracey Grayzer, President, Impact Alamance

Stacie Saunders, Director, Alamance County Health Dept.

Adrian Daye, Director, Alamance County Social Services

Kathy Hykes, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Burlington (elected official)

Amy Galey, Chair, Alamance County Commissioners  (elected official)

Katie Overby, District Court Judge  (elected official)

Meredith Edwards, Alamance County Clerk of Superior Court  (elected official)

Kelly Blackwelder, Chief of Police, Town of Elon

Connie Ledoux Book, President, Elon University

Nikki Ratliff, Director of Operations, Burlington Housing Authority, UW Board Chair, incoming President of the Alamance Chamber

Jean Rattigan-Rohr, Vice President for Access and Success and Professor of Education, Elon University

 Heidi Norwick, President of United Way of Alamance Co.



 Amy Scott
https://www.alamance-nc.com/commissioners/home-1/our-commissioners-2/commissioner-amy-scott-galey/
https://www.alamance-nc.com/commissioners/home-1/our-commissioners-2/

Emily Sharpe
https://www.townofelon.com/person/emily-sharpe/
https://www.townofelon.com/people/

Molly Bean
http://www.nccivilwar150.com/features/women/women.htm


Hoover vs. Roosevelt Quotes:

https://quizlet.com/200767789/hoover-vs-roosevelt-quotes-from-the-bill-of-rights-institute-flash-cards/


 Syrian Refugee camps:

https://www.npr.org/2020/02/18/807150232/satellite-photos-show-rapid-growth-of-syrian-refugee-camps

The Industrial Revolution:

https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/big-history-project/acceleration/bhp-acceleration/a/the-industrial-revolution


Louisiana Purchase WebQuest:

https://www.lakeshorecsd.org/site/handlers/filedownload.ashx?moduleinstanceid=1255&dataid=10694&FileName=Louisiana-Purchase-Webquest.pdf

Westward Expansion:

http://d3tt741pwxqwm0.cloudfront.net/WGBH/rttt12/rttt12_int_westexp/index.html


CBS Iran:

https://www.cbsnews.com/#


Oregon Trail online game:

https://www.retrogames.cz/play_687-DOS.php?language=EN

Western Expansion script:

https://www.rcsdk12.org/cms/lib04/NY01001156/Centricity/Domain/9082/western%20expansion%20script%20pdf.pdf

Corrupt Members of Congress:

https://www.businessinsider.com/congress-corrupt-list-2012-9

Trump Impeachment:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/12/06/politics/impeachment-watch-december-5/index.html
https://www.npr.org/2019/12/05/785014085/watch-live-pelosi-addresses-status-of-impeachment-inquiry

Reconstruction Webquest:

https://lockeschool.org/ourpages/auto/2015/9/20/40893034/us-reconstruction-webquest.pdf

Civil War Causes:

http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/#intv_4_launch

Follow up on Mexico Violence:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mexico-violence/killed-american-family-may-have-been-bait-in-mexican-cartel-fight-relatives-idUSKBN1XG2MZ

https://apnews.com/231aec4552f040e49095f77968e6345c

El Chapo's son:

https://www.foxnews.com/world/mexico-president-el-chapo-son-cartel-gunfight

Bolivia Elections:

https://www.foxnews.com/world/bolivia-mayor-disputed-election-violence-protester-hair-cut


Constitution Webquest:

https://sites.google.com/a/csdo.org/seventh-grade/home/7th-grade/constitution-webquest


Constitution US:

https://constitutionus.com/

Mexican US border:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/11/05/americas/mormons-attacked-us-mexico-border/index.html

3 branches of Government project:

https://www.svsd410.org/cms/lib05/WA01919490/Centricity/Domain/769/Government%20project.pdf

Iran Beauty Queen:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/28/asia/iran-beauty-contestant-philippines-asylum-intl-hnk/index.html

Three branches of Government:

https://constitutioncenter.org/media/files/PDF_of_Powerpoint_-_The_Three_Branches_of_Government.pdf

Rip Van Wrinkle:

http://mrsfaisonsocialstudies.weebly.com/uploads/2/2/2/8/22283020/archibald_murphey_worksheet.pdf

Mexico border:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/20/americas/mexico-border-wall-trump/index.html 


Hong Kong Protest:

https://www.npr.org/2019/10/17/770847539/prominent-hong-kong-protest-leader-beaten-by-unknown-assailants

Nat Turner:
https://www.natturnerproject.org/

Syrian Civil War:

https://www.history.com/news/syria-civil-war-assad-rebels

Mexico:
https://www.foxnews.com/world/mexico-mayor-dragged-car-angry-locals

China prisoners:
https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/06/asia/china-xinjiang-video-intl-hnk/index.html

Iran Blasphemy:
https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/07/middleeast/iran-instagram-blasphemy-intl-hnk-scli/index.html

Missouri Compromise:
http://mrsfaisonsocialstudies.weebly.com/uploads/2/2/2/8/22283020/reilly_handouts.pdf

War of 1812 games:
https://www.nps.gov/subjects/warof1812/for-kids.htm

The Louisiana Purchase:
http://mrsfaisonsocialstudies.weebly.com/uploads/2/2/2/8/22283020/louisiana_purchase_map_activity.pdf

Jefferson ERA:
https://www.arcgis.com/apps/MapJournal/index.html?appid=5a7da911c4934d6cbc7ad0f0bc6dc5fc

Social Studies Book:
https://tusd.learning.powerschool.com/mprell/textbook-8thgradehistory-independenceto19142/cms_page/view

What was the war like for solders:
https://www.ducksters.com/history/american_revolution/life_as_a_revolutionary_war_soldier.php

9/11:
https://www.history.com/topics/21st-century/9-11-attacks


 Major battles of Revolutionary War:
https://www.landofthebrave.info/revolutionary-battles.htm


 For Crown or Colony online Game:
http://www.mission-us.org/pages/landing-mission-1

13 Colonies: Flowcabulary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Do4Ryapg3eU

Prezi:
https://prezi.com/pricing/

Venezuela:
https://www.foxnews.com/world/venezuela-guaido-military-uprising-caracas-airbase


 Border Family Separation Effective?:

https://www.foxnews.com/us/acting-dhs-secretary-mcaleenan-says-family-separation-practice-was-effective

 America's Next Century:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Next_100_Years:_A_Forecast_for_the_21st_Century


How 9/11 changed America:

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/9-11-to-today-ways-we-have-changed

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/911-to-now-ways-we-have-changed


9/11 Memorial:

https://www.911memorial.org/

9/11 History Timeline:

https://www.history.com/topics/21st-century/9-11-attacks

Historical events 1980-2011 timeline:

https://www.timetoast.com/timelines/us-history-1980-2011

Regan, Bush, clinton years:

https://www.americanforeignrelations.com/E-N/National-Security-Council-The-reagan-bush-and-clinton-years.html

Vietnam war:

https://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war/vietnam-war-timeline

Women's suffrage:

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/suffrage/

Venezuela rebel cop:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/21/americas/venezuela-oscar-perez-death-photos-intl/index.html

Cold War Primary sources:

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/coldwar/g5/cs2/cwar.pdf

iron Curtain: 

https://thecoldwarexperience.weebly.com/the-iron-curtain.html


 Venezuela Power Outages:

https://www.npr.org/2019/03/11/702179263/this-is-going-to-end-ugly-venezuela-s-power-outages-drag-on


Communism vs. Democracy: 

https://www.diffen.com/difference/Communism_vs_Democracy

Russia in the news:

https://www.npr.org/2019/03/11/702347714/russians-fearing-internet-isolation-protest-government-plan

Aftermath of Atomic Bomb:

http://hiroshima.australiandoctor.com.au/

Interactive WWII map Pacific: 

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g5s_u8/


Us Home Front during WW2:

https://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/us-home-front-during-world-war-ii

US in WW2:

https://www.nationalww2museum.org/students-teachers/student-resources/research-starters/america-goes-war-take-closer-look


America's National Emergencies:

https://www.cnn.com/interactive/2019/02/politics/national-emergencies-cnnphotos/index.html


Hoover vs. FDR during the Depression:

https://www.storyboardthat.com/storyboards/richard-cleggett/hoover-vs--fdr--the-election-of-1932

Great Depression in Pictures:

https://www.cbsd.org/cms/lib/PA01916442/Centricity/Domain/1574/1.%20Great%20Depression%20Photo%20Analysis.pdf

http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/depression/photoessay.htm

Great Depression Timeline:

http://www.softschools.com/timelines/great_depression/timeline_13/

Great Depression crash course:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCQfMWAikyU

The Great Depression Game:

https://www.brainpop.com/games/timezonexgreatdepression/

Challenges of Intervention:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y59wErqg4Xg

Causes of WWI:

https://www.nthurston.k12.wa.us/cms/lib/WA01001371/Centricity/Domain/554/WWI%20causes%20lecture.pdf

 Battery: 

https://batteryuniversity.com/learn/article/when_was_the_battery_invented


Practical Money Skills Online activities:

https://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/play


Industrial Revolution online book:

https://www.boone.kyschools.us/userfiles/2550/Classes/50401/chapter%209.pdf?id=556745


Steam Engine: 

https://www.explainthatstuff.com/steamengines.html

Inventions of the 1800's:

http://www.softschools.com/timelines/inventions_of_the_1800s_timeline/262/


 US- Mexico Border History: 

https://www.usatoday.com/border-wall/story/us-mexico-border-history/510833001/



 Khan Academy: 

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/us-history


 Curriculum Pathways Link: 

https://www.curriculumpathways.com/portal/


Online Resources: 

https://mlandrews.weebly.com/eighth-grade.html


NCpedia:

https://www.ncpedia.org/


Battle of little big horn and Wounded Knee:

http://general-history.com/the-battles-of-little-bighorn-wounded-knee/

Territorial Evolution of the United STATES:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Territorial_evolution_of_the_United_States#1803%E2%80%931818_(Purchase_of_Louisiana)