• World History
     
    The primary goals of this class are to assist students in realizing the value of the social sciences and to help them develop the skills they need to be successful.  An additional goal of the class is to help students develop a life-long interest in history by recognizing the important links between the past and the present.  In order to succeed in this class, students must adhere to expectations, actively participate, and complete all assigned work thoughtfully and in a timely manner. 
     
      
    Unit 1:  Standard 10.1 & 10.2 - The development of Western Political Thought and historical figures
    • American Revolution
    • French Revolution
    • Documents of Freedom
    Unit 2:  Standard 10.3, Industrial Revolution
    • Industrial England
    • Impact of Industrialism
    • Industrial Society
    • Emergence of Capitalism
    • Emergence of Romanticism
    Unit 3:  Standard 10.4, New Imperialism
    • Locations of Colonial Rule
    • Colonizer vs. Colonized
    • Struggle for Independence
    Unit 4:  Standard 10.5, World War I
    • Entering the War
    • Principal Theaters
    • Russian Revolution
    • Costs of War
    • Human Rights Violations
    Unit 5:  Standard 10.6, Effects of World War I
    • World Leaders & Treaty of Versailles
    • Effects of War
    • Disillusionment Blankets the World
    • WWI Literature & Art
    Review and 1st Semester Finals
     
    Unit 6: Standard 10.7, Totalitarian Governments
    • Consequences of the Russian Revolution
    • Stalin's Rise to Power
    • Impact of Fascism, Nazism, and Communism
    Unit 7:  Standard 10.8, World War II
    • Drives for Empire
    • Appeasement & Isolationism
    • WWII Maps & Principal Battles
    • Military Leaders
    • Holocaust
    • Human Costs of War
    Unit 8:  Standard 10.9, Post World War II
    • Economic & Military Power Shifts
    • Causes of Cold War
    • Truman Doctrine & Marshall Plan
    • U.N. Warsaw Pact
    • Chinese Civil War
    • Soviet Satellite Countries Seek Freedom
    • Nationalism in the Middle East
    • Collapse of the Soviet Union
     Unit 9:  Standard 10.1-10.11, Contemporary World
    • Review & Finals
     
     
     
     
Last Modified on August 22, 2019