This is a hand-drawn STAAR Review that provides an overview of the entire year of 8th Grade US History in graphic notes format. This book covers Exploration through Reconstruction, and everything in between including; Colonization, Causes of American Revolution, American Revolution, Articles of Confederation, Government, New Republic, Industrial Revolution, Jacksonian Democracy, Manifest Destiny, Reformation, Causes of Civil War, and Civil War. There are also multiple Presidents including; Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, Adams, Jackson, Polk, and Lincoln. There are five Supreme Court Cases also covered; Marbury v. Madison, McCulloch v. Maryland, Gibbons v. Ogden, Worcester v. Georgia, and Dred Scott v. Sandford.
This can be used as a review tool for the STAAR test, or a recap of the year for a final exam. You can print it out into a booklet format and have the kids use it as a coloring book as you go through and review. They can also be printed into posters and used as anchor charts to hang around the classroom.