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Visit the South Carolina Department of Education for Social Studies standards.

Take a quick look at all Social Studies series on Knowitall.org

The Education of Harvey Gantt Learning Activity
The Education of Harvey Gantt Learning Activity

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In 1960, a talented African-American student from Charleston, Harvey Gantt, graduated from high school and decided to become an architect. Clemson College was the only school in South Carolina that...
Charlie's Place Learning Activity
Charlie's Place Learning Activity

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In the African American Carver Street neighborhood of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, music at Charlie’s Place brought people together during Segregation. The owner, Charlie Fitzgerald, welcomed White...
Penn Center Overview | Let's Go!
Penn Center Overview | Let's Go!

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Penn Center is one of the most significant African American historical and cultural institutions in existence today. The historic campus is located on St. Helena Island, one of the most beautiful and...
Between the Waters Learning Activity
Between the Waters Learning Activity

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Between the Waters is SCETV’s immersive transmedia website showcasing the culture and history of Hobcaw Barony, a 16,000 acre historic site on the coast of South Carolina.
Born To Rebel, Driven To Excel Learning Activity
Born To Rebel, Driven To Excel Learning Activity

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Dr. Benjamin Mays, educator, minister, and scholar, is seen as one of the most significant figures in American history. His influence of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., would cause America to change its...
Ask an Author Learning Activity
Ask an Author Learning Activity

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Knowitall has produced Q&A video profiles with national authors and illustrators who visit South Carolina. These interview opportunities are provided by partners like the South Carolina State Library...
A True Likeness Learning Activity
A True Likeness Learning Activity

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Choose one of the photographs featured in the documentary, A True Likeness. Analyze the photograph using the prompts from the learning activity.