70 Lloyd Road, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423
Welcome to Mrs. Smolyn's Class
7th Grade U.S. History
8th Grade Civics
Optional Summer Social Studies Activities
Build a sand castle! Did you know Sand Sculpting is the oldest form of sculpting in the world? You can read about it here: http://www.crystalsand.org/history/
Now it's your turn! Have you ever tried to make Mount Rushmore or the Washington Monument out of sand? Let's see how creative you can be while vacationing on the beach. Design and create a sand castle representing something in history and email a picture and short description to Mrs. Smolyn! Have fun!
Other fun Social Studies Activities
https://www.funbrain.com/games/where-is-that - test your world geography knowledge.
https://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3003 - practice the 50 States.
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm - United States geography games.
Topics and Assignments
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