This is a pre and post test that I created for my moderate/intensive needs students. This test covers the following common core standards with a focus on the extended standards for the following curriculum:
a.Explain how current technologies have improved upon past technologies (e.g. transportation and communication)
b. Identify transportation and communication technologies from the past (e.g. horses, stagecoach, Pony Express, telegram)
c.Identify current transportation and communication technologies (e.g. airplanes, cars, cellphones, e-mail)
GEO 8.3, 8.4, 8.5
a.Describe the positive and negative consequences of people moving to or away from an area.
b.Describe reasons why people move away from or to an area.
c.Identify ways people move from one place to another.
HIS 8.6, 8.7, 8.8
a.Explain or demonstrate what you can do to change something that makes you or others dissatisfied.
b.Explain or demonstrate why something makes you or others dissatisfied
c.Identify something that makes you or others dissatisfied.
ECON 8.3, 8.4
a.Explain why some goods are easier to find than others and how this affects price
b.Identify goods that are hard to find and not readily available in the local community
c. Identify goods that are readily available in your environment (e.g. milk in cafeteria, pencils in school store)
This also goes along with the PPT for Social Studies that I created. That PPT is FREE!