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: The Road to Civil War, The Civil War, Reconstruction. Westward Expansion, The Industrial Age, Immigration, and American Imperialism
Second Trimester: World War I, The 1920s, The Great Depression, and World War II
Third Trimester: The Korean War, the Cold War, the Civil Rights Movement, the Vietnam War, the 1980s, the 1990s and the 2000s