Honors American History
Welcome to Honors American History
Honors American History is a challenging college preparatory course that surveys American History from the colonial period to the end of the 20th century. Students will examine the nation’s history from the colonial period to the late 1800s (Honors American History A) and from the turn of the 20th century to the 1980s (Honors American History B), using primary source documents, other historical materials, and a variety of activities to enhance understanding of the political, economic, religious, social, and intellectual developments in America. Students will have the opportunity to engage in in-depth projects and higher level discussions as well as develop oral and written communication skills. Students must take both A and B courses for full
credit in Honors American History.