US History I
This course is a survey of the period 1750 to 1900. Students will gain an understanding of the major domestic and foreign issues of the time period. Concentrating on the political, economic, social and cultural development in our nation's history, this course provides both an understanding of our growth and promotes a deeper appreciation of the democratic process. Instruction in strategies that develop study and critical thinking skills is of equal importance to content. Students must complete successfully the assigned research project in order to receive credit for the course.