Revolutions Change the World: French Revolution, American Revolution, Russian Revolution, Industrial Revolution
A World at War: WWI, WWII, The Cold War, Korean War, Vietnam War
A Changing Modern World: (Mission Not Impossible Research Project)
Family Background Oral History Project: A letter will be sent home prior to Thanksgiving vacation describing this project. Students will have until the day after Winter Recess to obtain answers to the interview questions. Students should interview the eldest living member of the relation to acquire knowledge on important aspects of their life, and to learn how the world has changed during their lifetime. They should also interview a relative to research their family genealogy. After obtaining answers to the interview questions, the majority of this project will be done in class. Mission Not Impossible Research Project: Students will be researching a country from one of the units covered during the year to learn essential research skills and to become more knowledgeable about the modern world we live in. Much, but not all, of this project will be done in class.