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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 states continuing right-to-work status, the changes in agricultural emphasis, the growing globalization and foreign investment, the in...

Grade(s): 6, 7, 8

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2011

Type
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 9: Latino Impact
Nuestro Futuro, Part 9: Latino Impact

Video

The growing Latino populations is having an impact on the economy. Some say it is positive, others disagree. Whatever we think of immigration, no one can deny that people come here to make a better...