8th Grade American History - Liberty Jr. High
Welcome to American History
Eighth grade Social Studies is a course in which American History will be studied. We will be covering a large amount of material this year. Each trimester will focus on a specific time period. In the first trimester we will cover The Civil War (Review), Reconstruction, Westward Expansion, and the Industrial Revolution. Second trimester topics will include the Age of Imperialism, World War I, the Roaring 20s, the Great Depression, and World War II. The focus of the third trimester will be the Korean War, the Cold War, the Civil Rights Movement, the Vietnam War, the 1970s, the 1980s, the 1990s and the 2000s.