This is an introductory American History class specifically designed for the educational needs of international / residential students.  Content knowledge topics are utilized to continue to develop reading, listening, writing, speaking skills.  Topic covered are:  Exploration, Colonization, American Revolution, Early American Society, Expansion of the Nation, Civil War, Westward Movement, Industrialization, Immigration, America as a World Power, WWI, 1920's, Great Depression / New Deal, WWII.


andrew.carlson@thorntonacademy.org