American History 1

American History 1 and 2 are survey courses and graduation requirements. AH 1 begins with Exploration and Colonization and goes through The Civil War and Reconstruction.


Syllabus



The Americans (McDougal Littel textbook)


American History (HMH textbook)


UNIT 1 - Foundation of European Colonies: 1492-1733

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Key Terms


Pre-Columbian Americans



European Exploration in the New World



Nightmare at Jamestown (video link)

https://youtu.be/H1BXNo8qzgI

UNIT 2 - Colonial Conflict and the American Revolution: 1733-1783


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UNIT 3 - A New Government (The Articles of Confederation the Constitution): 1781-1790

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UNIT 4 - The Federal Period/Early Presidents and the War of 1812

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Contract




EOC Coach Book Reading Guide



UNIT 5 - Nationalism, Sectionalism and the Age of Jackson: 1800-1850

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Sectionalism Storyboard


UNIT 6 - Crisis, Civil War, and Reconstruction: 185--1877

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Goal 4 - The West/Opening the West

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Plains Indians Mini-Book



Goal 5 - Industrialization, The Labor Movement, Immigration, and Urbanization

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Strike Chart/Poster



Goal 6 - Imperialism/US Becomes a World Power

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Spanish-American War

War Facts
More War Facts
And a Few More War Facts
One More Time...War Facts
War Facts with Video
Video of the War

Imperialist Presidents - Foldable



Imperial Presidents - Chart Information

US Presidents
Imperial Presidents
TR-Taft-Wilson Foreign Policy

Goal 7 - The Progressive Movement

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Goal 8 - World War I

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Goal 9 - The Roaring Twenties and The Great Depression (20's/30's)

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Goal 10 - World War II/Beginning of The Cold War

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Goal 11 - The Cold War at Home, Civil Rights Movement, and Vietnam (50's/60's)

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Goal 12 - 70's/80's/90's/21st c.

Notes