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Pacing Guide

  • Unit 1

    Foundations of early America 1491–1865 Columbus to Civil War ~ 6 weeks 


    Unit 2 

    Reconstruction/ Industrialization and The Gilded Age 1865 - 1898  ~ 4.5 weeks


    Unit 3

    US imperialism and WWI/Versailles

    1898-1919   ~ 4 weeks 

    Unit 4

    The Roaring Twenties 

    1920 - 1929 ~ 2.5 weeks 

     

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    Unit 5

    The Great Depression and the New Deal  1929- 1941 ~ 3.5 weeks 

     

    Unit 6

    US Involvement in WWII

    1939 - 1945 ~ 2.5 weeks 

     

    Unit 7

    Post War America and the Cold War

    1945- 1970  ~ 5 weeks

     

    Unit 8

    Civil Rights movements/Vietnam

    1950 - now  ~ 3.5 weeks

     

    Unit 9 

      Contemporary US Society 

     1980 - Now ~ 2 weeks