8th Grade American History
Welcome to 8th Grade American History.
This is a survey course. Each trimester will focus on a specific time period. This is a general outline of the topics covered by trimester.
First Trimester: Reconstruction. Westward Expansion, The Industrial Age, Immigration, American Imperialism, and World War 1
Second Trimester: The 1920s, The Great Depression, World War II, The Korean War
Third Trimester: The Cold War, the Civil Rights Movement, the Vietnam War, the 1980s, the 1990s and the 2000s