We have covered a lot of information so far this year. Below is a detailed look at what we have discussed in class as well as the county's pacing guide for Social Studies.

PACING GUIDE- USII 2019-2020 Pacing Guide.pdf 

Completed Units:


1. Reconstruction
3a) Civil War Amendments and their Impact (emphasis on Civics and Economics)
3b) Impact of Reconstruction on South
3c) Legacies of Lincoln, Lee & Douglass
4c) Post-Reconstruction Segregation and Jim Crow

2. Westward Movement
2c) Locating the 50 States and Important Cities
2a) Geographical Influences on Westward Movement
4a) Reasons for Westward Expansion

3. Industrialization 
2b) Industrial Development After 1865
4b) Industrialization Reasons & Challenges
4c) Post-Reconstruction Segregation and Jim Crow
4d) Rise of Big Business & Life on Farms
4e) Impact of Progressive Movement

4. World War 1
5a) Reasons & Results of Spanish American War
5b) Roosevelt’s Impact on Foreign Policy
5c) US in WW1

5. Boom and Bust

6a) Technology Changes American Life
6b) Social and Economic Changes
6c) Arts in the 1920s & 1930s
6d) Causes/Impact of the Great Depression & New Deal

Units To Still Be Covered:

6. World War 2
7a) Events Leading US into WWII
7b) Events & Turning Points of WWII
7c) WWII & the Homefront

7. Cold War 
8a) Rebuilding after WWII
8c) Role of US in the Cold War
8b) Conversion to Peacetime Economy
8d) Changing Patterns in Society
9a) Civil Rights Movement, ADA, and Changing role of women

8. Post WWII American Economic Issues
8e) Impact of International Trade on US
9b) Impact of New Technologies
9c) Influential Americans
9d) American Foreign Policy, Immigration, Global Environment, and Other Issue