Social Studies

 
 
   

Mission Statement

The mission of McEwen Jr. High School is to provide a challenging learning experience in a safe environment where students are encouraged to develop positive characteristics that will enable them to become contributing citizens.

Vision Statement

The vision of McEwen Jr. High School is to provide all students with a safe and challenging learning environment that allows multiple opportunities to develop personal learning styles, interest, and strengths. McEwen Jr. High School strives to continually provide all students with the necessary skills to reach their potential, enabling them to thrive in the present as well as in the future.

School Info

365 Melrose Street
McEwen, Tennessee 37101
(931)582-8417 Phone
(931)582-8418 Fax

 


 

Tennessee Webquest

8th Grade

 

Designed by

Ms. Pam Simpson

Ms. Amy Mullinicks

 

 

 

 

               Introduction Task Process Resources Evaluation   Conclusion

 

 

   Introduction

 

Several state curriculum standards concentrate on Tennessee history and geography. This project has been created to help prepare 8th grade students for the Tennessee portion of the TCAP social studies test.

 

    Task

 

Congratulations! You've just been chosen as a contestant on The Amazing Tennessee Race! Your journey will take you across the entire state, from end to end, with two amazing features it requires absolutely no gasoline and you will time travel! That's right! With the aid of books, newspapers, magazines, and the World Wide Web, you will be able to travel from Memphis to Kingsport and from the year 1540 to the present, without ever leaving your hometown. As you race through Tennessee history and geography, your objective will be to acquire as much knowledge about Tennessee as you possibly can, thus allowing you to cross the finish line verifying your status as an exemplary Tennessee citizen and volunteer.