5th Grade American History Online-Full Year
The first half of a detailed two-year survey of the history of the United States, this course takes students from the arrival of the first people in North America through the Civil War and Reconstruction. Lessons integrate topics in geography, civics, and economics. Building on the award-winning series A History of US, the course guides students through critical episodes in the story of America. Students investigate Native American civilizations; follow the path of European exploration and colonization; assess the causes and consequences of the American Revolution; examine the Constitution and the growth of the new nation; and analyze what led to the Civil War and its aftermath.
Please note: Course materials will be available in various formats, which may include physical and/or digital materials.
Standard Curriculum Items
- US/World map (3–5)
- Map Skills and Our World (Level 5)
- A History of US (Concise Edition) by Joy Hakim
Volume A: Prehistory to 1800
Volume B: 1790 to 1877
- American History A Student Guide
- American History A Learning Coach Guide
NOTE: List subject to change