Year at a Glance


7th Grade

September: Historian Training & Native Americans

October: European Explorers & Colonial America

November: The American Revolution

December-February: A New Nation (forming a government, US Constitution, Checks & Balances)

March-April: A Nation Grows (Geographical, National, Economic Growth)​

May-June: Slavery, Civil War

8th Grade

September: Quick review of key ideas from 7th grade curriculum, & Reconstruction

October: Industrialization, The Gilded Age, & The Progressive Era

November: World War 1

December-January: US Between the Wars: Roaring 20s, The Great Depression, & The New Deal

February - March: The Holocaust & World War Two

April: The Cold War​

May-June: Post WW2 - The Present