Grade 8 (7th Century to 1750)

These 3 modules meet the current BC Grade 8 Social Studies curriculum:

  1. Pathways Module: The Medival World (available in print & digital pack) 
  2. Pathways Module: Civilizations, Contact, and Change (available in print & digital pack) 
  3. Crossroads Module: Colonialism & Conflict (this content was formerly grade 9 and has been moved to grade 8 in the current curriculum; and available in digital pack only)

What is new to the second edition?

  • Chapters have been reorganized to focus on big ideas.
  • Historical thinking concepts are introduced in the chapter openers and are revisited throughout the chapters.
  • Reading Anchor Literacy Tips promote the application of comprehension strategies.
  • More accessible content, single-column layout, and a more visual design support reading success and student engagement.
  • New features focusing on civilization and religion helps students understand the overarching course concept.
  • End of section questions focus on critical thinking.
  • Embedded QR codes allow students to easily connect to online content through their mobile device.



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