U.S. History (8th Grade)
The eighth grade class provides an in-depth examination of American history from the Revolutionary War to Civil War. During this time period we will be discussion items from the building conflicts with Britain, to the days of the Civil War. The issues and events of this time period will be discussed through lecture, cooperative learning groups, films, and other appropriate methods. Through class discussion and debate the students will be challenged to apply historical lessons and outcomes to current events. This classroom is engaged in an on going endeavor to focus on Student-Centered Learning.