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Welcome to Mr. Hammond's 8th Grade American History class!!!

 

 

 

 

 Google Classroom codes:

Period 1 - txgpehq

Period 3 - yayuppk

Period 4 - p3qsack

Period 6 - tn3peko

 Gold Pod Tutorial - xtxfz3j

 

 

 

 

Syllabus:

 

- American History from the post-Reconstruciton period through the 1970's.

  During the year, students will investigate the following units:

 

  • The Development of the Industrialized United States 1870-1920
  • The Emergence of Modern America 1890-1930
  • The Great Depression and World War II 1929-1950
  • Post War United States 1945-1970's

 

- Writing and critical thinking will be utilized throughout the school year to help prepare students for ongoing education in future years.

 

 

Materials:   

 

In Person:                             Virtual:                      

Pen/Pencil                            Computer/laptop

Notebook                              Notebook

Textbook                               Textbook (or online version - see below)

Agenda book                         

Binder and/or folder

 

 

Grading:

- Tests, quizzes, projects = 70%

- Assignments & homework = 30 % (Participation during live meets)

 

 

 Online Textbook: