• “Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.”

                                                                                 - John F. Kennedy

     

    Classroom Goals and Guidelines

     Welcome! I look forward to being your teacher and getting to know you as we work towards expanding our knowledge.

     Here is a list of topics that we will cover during the school year.

    End of Civil War and Reconstruction

    Westward Expansion

    Industialization

    World War I

    Great Depression

    New Deal

    World War II

    Post War America

    Civil Rights Movement

    Gulf War

    Contemporary and Modern World

     

     Grading Policy

    All work is expected to be turned in on the day it is due. If you are absent, please check the daily assignment folder and obtain any assignments you might have missed. Late work will be accepted for ½ credit up to a week after the original due date.

     Grading Scale

    A – 90-100%

    B – 80-89%

    C – 70-79%

    D – 60-69%

    F – below 59%