Assignments by Grade (Grades 6-8 ONLY)
Grade 6
Incoming 6th graders will begin the year in history with a geography map skills unit. Students will be required to label (and spell correctly) the seven continents, four oceans, the Tropic of Cancer, the Tropic of Capricorn, and the Prime Meridian.

STUDY GUIDES
Study the world map
Download the blank world map for practice

Questions about this assignment? Email Ms. Seekamp.

Grade 7
Incoming 7th graders will be required to know the states and capitals by the beginning of the new school year. The students will be given a blank map with numbered states and they will be expected to know where each state is, how to spell that state name correctly and correctly identify and spell each capital.

STUDY GUIDES
U.S. Capitals - Study capitals by name
U.S. Capitals - Study capitals by location
States - Study states by name and location


Questions about this assignment? Email Mr. Bostick.

Grade 8
Within the first weeks back to school, students will be tested on their knowledge of two separate maps: one of Asia and one of Europe. On the test, they will be given a blank map with outlines of all the countries and must correctly name and spell the appropriate countries for each of those continents. Students should use the following websites to help them study for this test.
 
STUDY GUIDES
Europe - Study countries by name
Europe - Study countries by location
Asia - Study countries by name
Asia - Study countries by location
 
The tests will be very similar to these study aids, so use them!
 
Questions about this assignment? Email Mr. Leadbetter.

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