Grade 8 Social Studies

Here are the state standards on which your child is currently working in social studies.

1. Primary and secondary sources are used to examine events from multiple perspectives and to present and defend a position.

8. Actions of early presidential administrations established a strong federal government, provided peaceful transitions of power and repelled a foreign invasion.

9. The United States added to its territory through treaties and purchases.

Here are the standards on which your child is working in Financial Literacy.

Grade 8 Economics Standard; Choices made by individuals, businesses and governments have both present and future consequences.

We encourage conversations about these standards so you can monitor your child's progress and understanding more effectively. Should you have any questions, please email your student's teacher by clicking on the Staff link on our Edgewood Middle School webpage, scroll down the list to locate the teacher and click on their email address, next to their photo.