Course Timeline Goals

  • Quarter 1  


    Unit 1 (section 1) – Geography and the Development of the United States.


    Unit 2 (section 1) – The Constitution: The Foundation of American Society.


    Part 1 – The Historical Foundations of American Society & Government.


     Part 2 – Writing and Ratifying the Constitution, 1787-1789.


    Part 3 – What You Need to Know About the U.S. Constitution & Government.


    Part 4 – The 13 Basic Constitutional Principles.


    Part 5 – Putting the Constitution into Effect.


    Unit 2 (section 2) – The Constitution Tested: Nationalism & Sectionalism.


    Part 1 – Testing the Constitution: Stress & Crisis.


    Quarter 2 


    Unit 2 (section 2) - The Constitution Tested: Nationalism & Sectionalism.


     Part 2 – The Constitution in Jeopardy: The American Civil War.


    Unit 3 – Industrialization of the United States.


    (Section 1) – The Reconstructed Nation.


    (Section 2) – The Rise of American Business, Industry, and labor:  1865-1920.


    Quarter 3 


    Unit 3 – Industrialization of the United States.


    (Section 3) – American Society Adjusts to Industrialization.


    Unit 4 – The Progressive Movement 


    (Section 1) – Reform in America.


    (Section 2) – The Rise of American Power.


     Unit 5 – At Home & Abroad: Prosperity & Depression.


    (Section 1) – War & Prosperity.


    Quarter 4 


    Unit 5 – At Home & Abroad: Prosperity & Depression.


     (Section 2) – The Great Depression.


    Unit 6 – The United States in an Age of Global Crisis; Responsibility & Cooperation.


     (Section 1) – Peace in Peril. 


    (Section 2) – Peace with Problems.


     Unit 7 – The World in Uncertain Times, 1950 – the Present.


    (Sections 1-7) – Containment to Living in a Global Age.


    *Review for the Regents!