Grade 8 American Studies 1

American Studies 1: Honors Social Studies 8 is a course available to ambitious students seeking a classroom where there is rigor and complexity beyond what is found in the regular junior high classroom. It is a year-long, integrated course oinked through content, theme and skill development with the language arts curriculum. Students will study, in more depth, American history, culture, government, geography, and economics from the American Revolution to 1900. Students will be expected to complete supplemental reading on assigned topics, projects, research, and reports.