8th Grade History

The eighth grade study of American History is aligned to the California content standards and will begin with an introduction of the ideas, issues and events resulting in the founding of the United States.  A variety of teaching methodology and differentiated instructing will be used to explore our nation’s history including; the American Revolution, The Constitution, Manifest Destiny, The Civil War and Reconstruction, and The Rise of Industrial America.  A variety of historical literature is used to augment the study of American history.