8th Grade Social Studies

8th Grade Social Studies Teachers:


Desa Fuller

Sarah Hightower

Suzanne Abbott


Test Dates:

8/30/19   Units 1-3 (Geography-Colonialism)

9/13/19    Unit 4 (Causes of the American Revolution Project)

9/27/19   Unit 5 (3 Branches of Government and Citizen Responsibilities)

10/11/19    Unit 6 (Local Government and Juvenile Justice)

10/25/19    Unit 7 (Westward Expansion and Indian Removal)

11/15/19    Unit 8 (Civil War and Reconstruction)

12/12/19    Unit 9 (New South)

12/20/19   Semester Final Exam (Unit 10 WWI/Great Depression)

1/17/20    Unit 11 (New Deal/WWII/Post WWII)

1/31/20     Unit 12 (Civil Rights Movement)

2/21/20    Unit 13 (Modern Georgia)

3/6/20     Unit 14 (Modern Georgia & Personal Finance)

3/12/20    EOC (Final Exam)

* Test dates are subject to change based on student needs.  


GaDOE (Georgia Department of Education)

8th Grade Social Studies Standards