Course Description: The student will develop an appreciation of our nation’s past, present, and
Future. The course will cover the years from 1877 to present.
Course Objectives: The student will gain an understanding of the following eras: Westward
Expansion, Gilded Age, Progressive Age, Roaring Twenties, WW1, Great
Depression, WW2, Cold War, and Civil Rights.
Course Materials: (Paper and Pen) Most of the assignments will be done in Google
Grading: Daily Grades will count 50% and Test grades will count 50%. There will be
a minimum of ten grades taken per Six Weeks, at least three grades will be
test grades. Late work will be accepted however points will be deducted.