Name: Blake Badgett
          SUBJECT: World Geography/Civics
          GRADE: 7th

                                        World Geography

Textbook: World Geography

1st Nine Weeks- Basic Map Skills/Introduction to Geography/Planet Earth/Climate, Environment, and Resources/The World's People

  2nd Nine Weeks- The United States/Canada/Mexico/Russia and the Caucasus


Textbook: Civics in Practice

1st Nine Weeks- What is Civics?/Foundations of Government/The United States and the Constitution/Rights and Reponsibilities

2nd Nine Weeks- The Legislative Branch/The Executive Branch/The Judicial Branch/State and Local Government/Electing Leaders


Students will also complete a financial literacy course called “Money Island” during parts of the first and second semester.

(Content and its order is subject to change)

Course Description
Students will have a semester of World Geography and a semester of Civics. Both classes will follow the CCRS. Students will also complete a financial literacy course in the 1st and 2nd semester. 

 Grading Procedure

My class assignments are divided into two categories-Daily Work and Test. Students grades can be found at anytime by dividing total points possible into the total points earned for the nine weeks. Grades can also be found using the student's login on iNow. 


About Me: My name is Blake Badgett and I have been a teacher at Glencoe Middle since the Fall of 2013. Glencoe awarded me with my first teaching job. I graduated high school in 2007 from Alexandria High and from Jacksonville State University in 2012 where I received my bachelors degree in Social Science Secondary Education.