SS8H7 New South

SS8H7 – Evaluate key political, social, and economic changes that occurred in Georgia during the New South Era. Performance Task:  Unit 5 New South GRASP-t9hci5 Notes:  SS8H7 Teacher Notes-1o3et6z Other Resources: Bourbon Triumvirate:  https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/government-politics/bourbon-triumvirat Henry Grady:  https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/arts-culture/henry-w-grady-1850-1889 http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/henry_grady Cotton States Exposition:  https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/history-archaeology/cotton-expositions-atlanta Tom Watson and the Populists:  https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/history-archaeology/thomas-e-watson-1856-1922 http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/thomas_watson Booker T Washington’s Atlanta Compromise Speech: […]

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Document Based Question (DBQ)

We have now completed our unit on Civil War and Reconstruction. We are now working on our second formal DBQ of the year (one each quarter).  This DBQ will build on our knowledge of Reconstruction.  The question is:  North or South – Who Killed Reconstruction? Students are required to have their DBQ in their binder […]

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Civil War in Georgia

  Civil War Battle Maps-1w6cemw Chickamauga: https://www.battlefields.org/learn/civil-war/chickamauga-campaign https://www.battlefields.org/learn/civil-war/battles/chickamauga https://www.battlefields.org/learn/maps/chickamauga-animated-map Atlanta Campaign: https://www.battlefields.org/learn/maps/atlanta-campaign https://www.battlefields.org/visit/battlefields/atlanta-battlefield https://www.battlefields.org/learn/videos/atlanta-campaign https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/cobb-county-atlanta-campaign https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/cobb-county-atlanta-campaign March to the Sea: https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/scorched-earth Andersonville: https://www.battlefields.org/visit/heritage-sites/andersonville-national-historic-site https://www.nps.gov/ande/index.htm

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Westward Expansion

Please see attached notes for SS8H4 – the growth and expansion of the state of Georgia in the early years of statehood. Read and Annotate using your annotation guide: Monday, October 8 – SS8H4 (a) (b) Wednesday, October 10 – SS8H4 (c) Thursday, October 11 – SS8H4 (d) (e) SS8H4 Notes-1wediiy

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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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