8th Grade Social Studies


Language Arts  •  Math  •  Science & Religion  •  Social Studies


Welcome to Global Studies

Mrs. Koch


Eighth graders study the geography, economic and government structures and cultures of locations around the world.  The class uses World Geography by Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

End of Week 2:  Friday, September 15, 2017

Monday students reviewed the 9/11 attacks and how the terrorist attacks changed our world.  The rest of the week we started a map activity with a partner.  Students did have a break on Wednesday due to the NET retreat.  Friday marked the first day of our weekly World Current Event assignment.  Students did a nice job.

End of Week 1: Friday, September 8, 2017

The eighth graders off to a great start.  The received their syllabus and textbook.  They completed their "Getting to Know You" assignment and practiced their first world current event assignment.


 Links to important documents


 World Current Event Form