Eighth Grade


Social Studies

The Decline of European Colonialism

Irish Free State Civil War Resources
The Sepoy Mutiny Lesson Plan
The Opium Wars
The Opium Wars Lesson Plan
Mao Zedong Biography
Nationalists vs Communists in China

The Cold War

Khan Academy Videos
Cuban Missile Crisis App
Behind the Iron Curtain (Photos and Videos)
Digital Archive of Cold War Documents
Cold War Propaganda Cartoons
Korean War Resources (Including a Virtual Tour of the Korean War Memorial)
The Korean War (PBS)
McCarthyism (Video)
Primary Sources for Joseph McCarthy from the Truman Library
Sputnik Primary Documents Lesson Plan
U-2 Incident (Video)
Eisenhower's Farewell Speech (Video)
JFK Inaugural Address (Video)
Cuban Missile Crisis Interactive Lesson
Cuban Missile Crisis Resources from the JFK Library
Interactive Documentary of JFK and Cuba
We Choose the Moon Interactive Activity
Space Race Primary Sources
Space Exploration (Scholastic)
Interactive Apollo 11 Activity
NASA Milestones
JFK Assassination from the NY Times
Collection of Photos From AP about Assassination of JFK

The Civil Rights Movement

Civil Rights Movement Lesson Plan with Primary Sources
Resources From Scholastic
Voices of the Civil Rights Movement from the Library of Congress
Civil Rights Interactive Activity
Civil Rights Resources
Plessy vs Ferguson from Gilder Lehrman
The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow Lesson Plans
Jim Crow Lesson Plans
Beyond Brown: Pursuing the Promise Activities from PBS
Montgomery Bus Boycott Interactive Activity
Montgomery Bus Boycott Lessons Using Primary Sources
Rose Parks Using Primary Sources
Rosa Parks Activity from Scholastic
Intergrating Ole Miss Interactive Activity
MLK Resources
Civil Rights Movement Resources
The Assassination of Robert Kennedy Using Primary Sources

The Vietnam War

Vietnam War Lesson plan
Teaching the War with Primary Sources

Rise of Social Activism

Women's Rights Movement Resources
History of the EPA
Clean Air Act Lesson Plan
Endangered Species Act Lesson Plan

The Middle East and Oil Politics

Atlas of the World Oil Reserves
Map of World Oil Reserves
Israeli Independence Resources
Graph of Strategic Oil Reserves
Suez Canal
Arab-Israeli Conflict Classroom Simulation
Persian Gulf War Resources
9/11 Resources (Scholastic)
More 9/11 Resources
Even More 9/11 Resources

The End of the Cold War: The Expansion of Democracy

Spread of Democracy Timeline and Map
Lech Walesa Resources
Berlin Wall Resources
Berlin Wall Videos
Berlin Wall Resources
Tiananmen Square Resources (PBS)
European Union Resources
Nelson Mandela Digital Archive

Civics: The Constitution

Constitution Interactive Activities
Constitution Lesson Plans
iCivics.org
Constitution Resources
How to Become President Poster
Bill of Rights Activity
Electoral College Pros and Cons Lesson Plan
Constitution Lesson Plans
Constitution Primary Sources
Constitution Center Resources
American Bar Association Constitution Resources
Center for Civic Education
Civics Resources
Documents of Freedom
Bill of Rights Institute

Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Field Trips

Science

Physics

General Physics Resources
More General Physics Resources
More Physics Resources
Forces and Motion Webquest
Physic Simulations
Force and Motion Act

Electromagnetic Radiation and Light

Electromagnetic Spectrum Video Sound Waves
Sound Wave Resources
More Sound Wave Resources

Chemistry of Food and Respiration

Photosynthesis Resources
Photosynthesis Interactive

Science Biographies

Science Biographies

Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Field Trips

General Science

General Science


Language Arts

Writing, Grammar and Usage

Writing, Grammar and Usage

Literature

Literature
Teaching Robert Frost Poetry
Breaking Down a Shakespeare Play with Storyboards
Shakespeare's Accent


Math

Algebra

Algebra

Geometry

Geometry

General Math Resources

General Math Resources