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Liberty
Junior High School
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Ms. Miller
8th Grade American History
pmiller@nlsd122.org
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, ReconstructionWestward 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