• Syllabus for History United States/North Carolina History
    First Quarter: The Colonial Period
    Topics Addressed: General US/NC Geography, Native Americans, European Exploration, Settlement, Colonization, Pre-Revolutionary Era
    Second Quarter: The Revolutionary War Era
    Topics Addressed: Revolutionary War, NC in a new Independent Nation, Political Systems in the US and North Carolina, and the US Constitution
    Third Quarter: The Civil War Era (Pre/Post)
    Topics Addressed: Life under Slavery, the Resistance Movement, Industrial Revolution, Westward Migration, Secession and the Civil War, Reconstruction
    Fourth Quarter: Modern America (1900's-present)
    Topics Addressed: North Carolina's Industries-Tobacco, Textiles, etc., the Wright Bros., the World Wars, the Great Depression, Civil Rights Movement, Decade Studies, Current Events and Trends