US History 9 Course Description

U. S. History 9 examines the development and changes of American history from the Reconstruction Era in 1865 through the events of World War II in 1945.  The course covers the social, political, cultural, military, economic, and diplomatic aspects of the time periods. Pennsylvania and Penns Valley history will also be explored.   In addition to the study of historical content, the course focuses on developing reading and writing skills and analyzing various perspectives.