View all Subjects

Social Studies

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

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

Toggle Filters

Filter By:

Clear Filters
Grade
Resource Type
Downloadable Content

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

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

Colleton, Sir John | South Carolina Public Radio

Audio

"C" is for Colleton, Sir John (1608-1666). Proprietor. Colleton was a soldier and courtier of King Charles I and spent more than, £40,000 of his own money to support the king during the English Civil...
Colleton, James | South Carolina Public Radio

Audio

"C" is for Colleton, James (d. 1706). Governor. Colleton was the son and brother of Carolina proprietors. He was named governor in 1686 with instructions to clamp down on illegal trade with pirates...
Colhoun, John Ewing | South Carolina Public Radio

Audio

"C" is for Colhoun, John Ewing (ca. 1749-1802). U.S. senator. Born in Virginia, Colhoun moved with his family to Long Canes (present-day Abbeville County). He graduated from Princeton in 1774. During...
Hunting | South Carolina Public Radio

Audio

"H" is for Hunting. Hunting has long been an important component of the Palmetto State’s culture. Indians hunted a wide assortment of game for food from as early as 13,000 B.C.E. Colonists also...
Hurricanes | South Carolina Public Radio

Audio

"H" is for Hurricanes. The term “hurricane” comes from the West Indian word “hurrican,” which means “big wind.” Hurricanes are classified into five categories using the Saffir-Simpson scale based on...
Burnettown | South Carolina Public Radio

Audio

"B" is for Burnettown (Aiken County; 2010 population 2,673). Incorporated in 1941, Burnettown is located in the Horses Creek Valley of Aiken County. In 1890, Daniel Burnette purchased land along a...