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US History for High School

Instructor: Jay Dane

Price: $500 per semester 

This will be an A-G course and fulfills the "f" requirement (for Ocean Grove students only)

This course examines the major turning points in American history beginning with the events leading up to the American Revolution, the origins of our constitution, reform movements, Manifest Destiny, the Civil War and Reconstruction, the impact of the frontier, the changing nature of business and government, World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, the growth of the United States as a world power, the Cold War and the struggle to achieve class, ethnic, racial, and gender equality. The course extends to the modern day. Contemporary world issues such as globalization, economic interdependence, terrorism and world cultures will also factor into our analysis of international conflict and cooperation. The California state standards provide both the framework and pace of this class. The curriculum and academic expectations will be differentiated to accommodate unique learning styles.

Text Books:

US History  

The book can be found here . This is an online text book but you can also order the book from the same website. 

ISBN-10: 1938168364
ISBN-13: 978-1-938168-36-9