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8th Grade Social Studies
          Lost Colony: Roanoke       Exhibit H

Christmas Symbols and Traditions quiz


Christmas around the world

Symbols and Traditions of Christmas


Practice locating the seven continents and five oceans.

Continents and Oceans Quiz



Practice finding Latitude and Longitude.

Latitude and Longitude game.


Lemonade Stand

Not grandmas lemonade stand


This link will take you to the online resources available for our social studies textbook. You will need the KEYWORD from your textbook to access resources.

Online resources


Free Blank Outline Printable World Maps of the Countries and Continents of the World

Outline maps


By playing Sheppard Software's geography games, you will gain a mental map of the world's continents, countries, capitals, & landscapes!

World Geography Games


Learn how people speak in different parts of the world.

World Languages Map


World Maps





Let's use code to join Anna and Elsa as they explore the magic and beauty of ice. You will create snowflakes and patterns as you ice-skate and make a winter wonderland that you can then share with your friends!


Learn the basic concepts of Computer Science with drag and drop programming. This is a game-like, self-directed tutorial starring video lectures by Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Angry Birds and Plants vs. Zombies. Learn repeat-loops, conditionals, and basic algorithms.


Learn the basics of JavaScript programming while creating fun drawings with your code. Do it on your own or with your class!


Use drag-and-drop programming to make your own Flappy Bird game, and customize it to look different (Flappy Shark, Flappy Santa, whatever). Add the game to your phone in one click.


Extra Credit (Hour of Code)


With Scratch, you can create your own interactive games, stories, animations — and share them with your friends. Get started by animating your name, creating a holiday card, or making a pong game.

Create interactive games, stories, and animations.

Ages 8+ | Any browser



Hour of Code 2016