• Economics/Financial Literacy/US Government #2102335

    (1st and 2nd quarter) Econmics and Financial Literacy

    The grade 9-12 Economics course consists of the following content area strands: Economics and Geography. The primary content emphasis for this course pertains to the study of the concepts and processes of the national and international economic systems. Content should include, but is not limited to, currency, banking, and monetary policy, the fundamental concepts relevant to the major economic systems, the global market and economy, major economic theories and economists, the role and influence of the government and fiscal policies, economic measurements, tools, and methodology, financial and investment markets, and the business cycle.

     

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    Economics Year-At-A- Glance

    Unit 1:  Basic Economic Concepts

    Unit 2;  Demand & Supply

    Unit 3:  Market Structures

    Unit 4:  Personal Finance

    Unit 5:  Economic Measures & Fiscal Policy

    Unit 6:  Monetary Policy & Economic Stabilization

     

     

    (3rd and 4th quarter) US Government

    The grade 9-12 United States Government course consists of the following content area strands: Geography, Civics and Government. The primary content for the course pertains to the study of government institutions and political processes and their historical impact on American society. Content should include, but is not limited to, the functions and purpose of government, the function of the state, the constitutional framework, federalism, separation of powers, functions of the three branches of government at the local, state and national level, and the political decision-making process.

     

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  • World History #2109310

    The World History course consists of the following content area strands: World History, Geography and Humanities. This course is a continued in-depth study of the history of civilizations and societies from the middle school course, and includes the history of civilizations and societies of North and South America. Students will be exposed to historical periods leading to the beginning of the 21st Century. So that students can clearly see the relationship between cause and effect in historical events, students should have the opportunity to review those fundamental ideas and events from ancient and classical civilizations.

     

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    World History Year At-A-Glance:

    Unt 1:  The Byzantine Empire, Medieval Europe and Asia

    Unit 2:  The Spread of Islam & Growth of Africa

    Unit 3:  Renaissance, Reformation, & the Scientific Revolution

    Unit 4:  European Exploration of Africa, Asia & the Americas

    Unit 5:  Absolutism, Enlightenment and the American Revolution

    Unit 6:  French Revolution, Napoleon & Independence Movements

    Unit 7:  The Industrial Revolution

    Unit 8:  European Impearialism & World War 1

    Unit 9:  Interwar Years & World War II

    Unit 10:  The Cold War

    Unit 11:  Globalism, Conflict & change in the Modern World

     

  • United States History #2100310

    The United States History course consists of the following content area strands: United States History, Geography, and Humanities. The primary content emphasis for this course pertains to the study of United States history from Reconstruction to the present day. Students will be exposed to the historical, geographic, political, economic, and sociological events which influenced the development of the United States and the resulting impact on world history. So that students can clearly see the relationship between cause and effect in historical events, students should have the opportunity to review those fundamental ideas and events which occurred before the end of Reconstruction.

     

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    Curriculum At-A-Glance:

    Unit 1:  Civil War, Reconstruction & Westward Expansion

    Unit 2:  Industrialization & Immigration

    Unit 3:  Populist & Progressive Movements

    Unit 4:  Imperialism & World War I

    Unit 5:  1920's

    Unit 6:  The Great Depression & New Deal

    Unit 7:  World War II

    Unit 8:  Post War America & Cold War

    Unit 9:  Civil RIghts

    Unit 10:  Modern America