US History

UNITED STATES HISTORY                                                                                                                     Credits: 2

Grade Level (s): 10, 11, 12                                                                                                                     Length: Year


Prerequisites: None


Content: United States History is a two‐semester course required for graduation offered in the junior year. The course content concentrates on study of the main topics and events in United States History from the Civil War era to the present with particular emphasis on the 20th century. 


Activities: Assigned readings, lecture, discussion, individual and group projects, and research papers.


This course is offered in Spanish for students enrolled in the Dual Language Program. This course is also offered in Spanish or Sheltered English for non-dual students in the ELL program, depending on the student’s English proficiency level. 


US History Curriculum