Social Studies 8 - Mr. Botsch

Welcome to Mr. Botsch's
8th Grade Social Studies Class!!

Current Unit: Industrialization 

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"8th Grade Social Studies is arranged chronologically, beginning with Reconstruction and ending at the present, and incorporates geography as well as economic, social and political trends. The course content is divided into nine Key ideas, the first seven trace the human experience in the United States from Reconstruction to the end of World War II. The last three Key Ideas examine different themes in the United States and New York State history from the post-War period to the present day, which provides the opportunity to explore contemporary issues."
- Taken from the New York State Social Studies Framework

Teacher: Mr. Botsch

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