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8th Grade Social Studies – Unit 1

The title of this unit is “NC/US Geography and Social Studies 101”. This unit lays the groundwork for the study of American and North Carolina history. Students will review the basic geography of both North Carolina and the United States. They will establish a common understanding of the verbs used in their standards for this…

7th Grade Social Studies – Unit 1

The title of Unit 1 is “Social Studies 101”. This unit lays the groundwork for the study of world history by reviewing the basic concepts behind social studies. Students will establish a common understanding of the verbs used in their standards for this course. This unit will then take students through a review of basic…

8th Grade ELA Unit 1 – American Mythology

During this unit students will summarize, cite textual support, and analyze the development of theme/central idea. They will write using verbs in active and passive voice while avoiding inappropriate verb shifts to develop a well organized, descriptive narrative with proper techniques. They will learn the meaning of unknown words/domain specific vocabulary and participate, while responding…

7th Grade ELA Unit 1 – Discovery

During this unit students will – read for the purpose of finding the theme, supporting their answers, and determine meaning and connotation of new words. They will engage in narrative writing with a focus on using dialogue and well-structured event sequences. They will complete short research projects. Students will prepare in order to contribute to…