This course examines world events form 1600 to the present. It explores the impact of the democratic and industrial revolutions, the forces that led to world domination by European powers, the wars that changed empires, the ideas that led to independence movements and the effects of global interdependence. The concepts of historical thinking introduced in earlier grades continue to build with students locating and analyzing primary and secondary sources from multiple perspectives to draw conclusions.
Monday- NO SCHOOL Labor Day
Tuesday- Roots of Democracy Chart
Thursday-In class time to work on blog (due Friday at 2:30)
Friday-Work on Study Guide, Prologue/Ch 6 test on Tuesday
Tuesday-Chapter 6/Prologue Assessment
Friday-French Revolution review