Mr. Stewart's Social Studies/Language Arts Class

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3/19/18-3/23/18

Monday- We will begin discussing World War I. We will complete fill in the blank notes and discuss as we go based on our power point presentation. Tuesday- We will begin a project based learining activity where students will create a powerpoint presentation based on standard SS8H8. The following notes may be used for the […]

3/5/18-3/9/18

8th Grade Georgia History: Monday- Students will finish the video presentation on Leo Frank. Students will also have two assignments to complete in USA Test PRep. One assignment is on the three branches of government and the other assignment is on The New South. Students will need to make a 100% on both assignments. Tuesday- […]

2/26/18-3/2/18

8th Grade Georgia History Monday- We begin studying standard SS8H7. This standard will cover topics in Georgia History such as: SS8H7 Evaluate key political, social, and economic changes that occurred in Georgia during the New South Era. a.Identify the ways individuals, groups, and events attempted to shape the New South; include the Bourbon Triumvirate, Henry […]

2/22/18-2/23/18

8th Grade Georgia History Thursday- We begin studying standard SS8H7. This standard will cover topics in Georgia History such as: SS8H7 Evaluate key political, social, and economic changes that occurred in Georgia during the New South Era. a.Identify the ways individuals, groups, and events attempted to shape the New South; include the Bourbon Triumvirate, Henry […]

2/12/18-2/16/18

Monday- We will study the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, reconstruction in Georgia following the Civil War, and the 13,14,and 15th amendments to the Constitution. These amendments gave certain rights to African Americans in the south concerning voting priveledges after the Civil War. Tuesday- We will read material and answer questions about the Freedman’s Bureau, Sharecropping […]

2/5/18-2/9/18

Monday- Today we will review notes on the Missouri Compromise, Compromise of 1850, The Kansas Nebraska Act, Battle of Chickamauga, Union Blockade of Georgia, Sherman’s Atlanta Campaign, Sherman’s march to the sea, and Andersonville. Students have notes on these topics that they should study and know. Tuesday-We will watch video segments on Andersonville Prison. We […]

1/22/18-2/2/18

Monday- Today in class we will be discussing the beginning of the Civil War. We will begin watching a video on the Battle of Chickamauga. The video is part of the PBS series by director Ken Burns. Tuesday- We will continue our study of the Civil War, Jefferson Davis, and the Battle of Chattanooga. Wednesday- […]

Georgia Studies 1/22/18 – 1/26/18

Monday- Today we will review the Missouri Compromise, The Compromise of 1850, and The Kansas Nebraska Act.We will also begin studying about The Georgia Platform and the Dred Scott Case. All of which are factors that lead up to The Civil War. Students will complete a foldable note sections showing free states and slave states […]

8th Grade Georgia History 12/11/17-12/15/17

This week we will begin studying the following standard: SS8H4 Explain significant factors that affected westward expansion in Georgia between 1789 and 1840. a.Explain reasons for the establishment of the University of Georgia, andfor the westward movement of Georgia‚Äôs capitals. b.Evaluate the impact of land policies pursued by Georgia; include the headright system, land lotteries, […]

Georgia Studies 11/27-12/1/17

Monday- We will be going over the Constitution of Georgia, strengths and weaknesses of the Constitution. We will read and answer questions. Students should use their questions with answers to study. Tuesday- We will finish discussing the Constitution of Georgia and begin studying the Articles of Confederation. Wednesday- A powerpoint presentation with fill in the […]

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