US History I Honors

Advanced Placement United States History I

United States History I AP is a course designed to prepare the student for United States History II AP by

providing 10th graders with an in-depth understanding of the political, economic, and social development

of United States history from the Colonial Period to the end of the 19th Century. The teacher will stress note

taking, historiography, and essay writing techniques and aid the students in developing ability to interpret

and analyze historical developments as they deepen their understanding of United States history. The students

will participate in class discussions and/or role playing activities. They will also complete projects

designed to improve critical thinking, analysis, interpretive and language arts skills.