Colonization of Georgia

SS8H2 – This week we continue our exploration of the 13th British colony in North America, named for King George. Notes:  SS8H2 Notes-1m5azy5 Videos: http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/daily_life_in_georgia http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/expectations_versus_reality http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/mary_musgrove http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/scottish_highlanders http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/stone_of_help http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/georgias_oldest_congregation Please see additional resources and assignments on USA TestPrep.

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Great Opportunity for Student Leaders!!

State School Superintendent Richard Woods is seeking 7TH and 8th grade students to serve on the 2018-2019 Student Advisory Council. These students will meet with Superintendent Woods to discuss the impact of state policies in the classroom, along with other issues related to education, and will serve as the Superintendent’s ambassadors to their respective schools.Georgia […]

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News Literacy

To complete the Lesson 1 Journalism:  Web Activity click on the following links in order: Slide 1:  https://www.spj.org/ethicscode.asp Slide 2:  http://jea.org/wp/blog/2012/09/04/hypotheticals-on-journalism-ethics/ http://jea.org/wp/blog/2012/09/04/hypotheticals-on-journalism-ethics/   Slide 3:  https://global.oup.com/us/companion.websites/9780199846412/student/chapter7/matching/ Slide 4:  https://quill.spjnetwork.org/2017/04/13/lynn-walsh-an-aha-moment-on-anonymous-sources/  

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Geo Mapping Exercise

Please click on the link for instructions on completing the activity:    Civil War in Georgia Geoinquiry-wsce5a The online maps are linked here:  http://www.arcgis.com/home/webmap/viewer.html?webmap=5168648535854f5da7a0eedae239d7ba&extent=-108.7428,23.9238,-66.1158,49.7513

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