Eighth Grade Lessons

Grade Title TEKS Additional Resources
8 A Storm Is Brewing 8.4A
8 Amending the Constitution (8) 8.16A PowerPoint Presentation–Amending the Constitution
8 Check Point Powers 8.15 D; Govt 7.D; 8A-C; 8.E
8 Declaring their Sentiments 8.15C, 8.22B, 8.23E, 8.24B
8 Honoring the Adams Family 8.4B, 8.7D, 8.20B, 8.23E PowerPoint Presentation–Honoring the Adams Family
8 Looping Through the Constitution 8.15D
8 Mastering the Bill of Rights (8) 8.19B
8 Predicting the Meaning of the Declaration of Independence (8) 8.4C, 8.15C, 8.19A
8 President’s Desk–George Washington and Abraham Lincoln 8.4B, 8.8A, 8.30D
8 Separation of Powers 8.15 D; Govt 7.D; 8A-C; 8.E
8 Taking Sides 8.6D, 8.6E, 8.7D, 8.8B, 8.18C
8 Understanding the Significance of the Mayflower Compact 8.3B, 8.15A, 8.19D PowerPoint Presentation–Understanding the Significance of the Mayflower Compact
8 Marbury v Madison Oyez Oyez, Oyez, Oh Yay! Website Lesson 8.18A, 8.18B PowerPoint Presentation–Marbury v. Madison Vocabulary