• North Carolina Essential Standards Eighth Grade Social Studies

    8.H.1 Apply historical thinking to understand the creation and development of North Carolina and the United States. 

    8.H.2 Understand the ways in which conflict, compromise and negotiation have shaped North Carolina and the United States.

    8.H.3 Understand the factors that contribute to change and continuity in North Carolina and the United States.


    8.G.1  Understand the geographic factors that influenced North Carolina and the United States.

    8.E.1 Understand the economic activities of North Carolina and the United States.

    8.C&G.1 Analyze how democratic ideals shaped government in North Carolina and the United States.

    8.C&G.2 Understand the role that citizen participation plays in societal change.

    8.C.1 Understand how different cultures influenced North Carolina and the United States.