8th Social Studies—U.S. History

Offering an interactive and comprehensive overview of American history, this course engages and inspires students to learn about the rich and diverse history of America’s native peoples, early European colonization and settlement in America, and the creation of a new nation through the American Revolution. Students will examine major changes brought about by the nation’s reconstruction, industrialization, and urbanization, and will consider the implications each of these events had on the expansion of the United States’ global influence through modern times.