Curriculum

Electives

Twentieth Century American History

Offered to Grades 9-12
0.5 Credit (Semester or Summer Term)

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Detailed Course Description

Give your students a better understanding of today's America with a look back over the last century in history with this technology-rich Ignitia elective. Students will study the Industrial Age, Imperialism, the Roaring ‘20s and the Great Depression from an economic, political, governmental, cultural, and technological perspective as they are guided through interactive lessons.

The course units include text-based content, on and off-computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. Twentieth Century American History enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.

This course focuses on the following topics:

  • Coming of Age
  • Modern America Emerges
  • Boom to Bust
  • World War II and the Cold War
  • Change, Continuity, and Conflict