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Standard 8-7.4

8-7.4 Summarize key economic issues in present-day South Carolina, including the decline of the textile industry, the state’s continuing right-to-work status, the changes in agricultural emphasis, the growing globalization and foreign investment,...

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2011

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Charleston Tea Garden Video Questions
Charleston Tea Garden Video Questions

Document

Keep your students engaged while watching the Charleston Tea Garden From the Sky video with these video questions. Students are also asked to find two additional facts about Columbia when done!
College Match
College Match

Lesson

Your older brother or sister is trying to decide on a university or college. Your mom has found five colleges/universities she thinks will interest your sibling. She’s also found facts about each...

SC Economy | Palmetto Special
SC Economy | Palmetto Special

Video

The lesson begins with a young man making an "economic decision" concerning the purchase of a pair of running shoes. The host defines economics beginning with, "Economics is that branch of the social...
Earth Day, Part 5 | Project Discovery
Earth Day, Part 5 | Project Discovery

Video

Rudy Mancke and a park ranger answer questions about the Congaree National Park from students during the original broadcast of the Project Discovery Earth Day special. (Part 5)
Nuestro Futuro, Part 2: American Schools
Nuestro Futuro, Part 2: American Schools

Video

Adjusting to American schools is challenging for immigrant kids and their parents. They face a language barrier and educational systems that are very different from those in Latin American countries.