SAVE TIME PREPARING FOR THE SOCIAL STUDIES CONTEST
- A comprehensive timeline
- A glossary of assigned figures
- A glossary of assigned terms
- An overview of the supplemental documents
- An outline of the primary reading selection: Rome 1960: The Olympics that Changed the World by David Maraniss
MEET THE AUTHOR
Andrew Bates is the UIL Social Studies state contest director. He has been in education for over 15 years as a teacher, curriculum director, and now as principal at Sabine Pass School. He studies and lectures on various social studies topics and possesses a B.S. in Social Studies Education and an M.A. in History with a minor in Political Science. As UIL Coordinator, Bates has led Sabine Pass to six overall academic titles and in the past coached multiple students to state in seven different events, capturing over 10 team titles. He was named as a recipient of the UIL Sponsor Excellence Award in 2013 and is a member of the Texas Council for the Social Studies and the National Council for the Social Studies.
UIL and TAPPS assign the same Social Studies reading selections each year, so this product is also ideal for TAPPS study. View your competition rules for more details.