This is a two-semester course. U.S. History is designed to enable students to use historical concepts to deepen their understanding of major historical themes.This course designed to nurture perceptive, responsible citizenship, encourage and support the development of critical thinking skills and lifelong learning, and to help prepare Indiana students for the 21st Century.
We will begin with the Civil War period and continue into the current year. Discussions on how America developed from the American West to the Second Industrial Revolution will be analyzed up to WW!, WW2, the Cold War,Civil Rights and Vietnam. We will look at many ideas and how they relate to world we live in today.