Advanced Placement
United States History

Units of Study

Textbook Site: Henretta: America's History

 

         America Before Columbus

            Reading Assignment

            Primary Sources - Web Links
            Native American Origins and Culture
 

 

  The Expansion of Europe

    Reading Assignment

    Primary Sources - Web Links
    Notes

 

       Exploration of The Americas

        Reading Assignment
        Primary Sources - Web Links
        Notes

              
      
                
         Colonization and Settlement

           NOTES:   Virginia and Maryland
                              New England
                             The Carolinas,  Georgia, New York and Pennsylvania

              

   

    America in the British Empire

      NOTES:   Colonial Ways of Life
                        Slavery in Colonial America 
                        British Administration of the Colonies 
                                                                       Study Guide     
 

      Moving Toward Independence

 

                        
     
The Early Years of the Republic.

            Reading Assignment   
            Primary Sources - Web Links
            Notes

            Study Guide                                

                     

  

     Ratification of the Constitution
    Washington and Adams  

 

   Jefferson and Madison Administrations. 

 

    Sectionalism and Nationalism
    Monroe to Election of Andrew Jackson. 

 

    The Age of Andrew Jackson 

 

    The Dynamics of Growth 

 

Religion, Romance, and Reform: The American Renaissance 

 

   Manifest Destiny 

 

    The True St0ry of the American South 

 

 

    A House Divided

 

 

 

  The Civil War 

    Reading Assignment
    Primary Sources - Web Links
                                         Notes
                                          Study Guide

 

    Reconstruction

 

 

    New Frontiers, South and West 

 

    The Age of Industrialization

                                                                             

 

    The Emergence of  Urban America

 

 

   Politics of the Gilded Age.   

 

    Imperialism and an American Empire.   

 

  The Progressive Era  

 

 

   America and the Great War  

 

 

     The Modern Temper   

 

   Republican Resurgence and Decline   

 

 

 

  New Deal America  

 

 

 
   From Isolation to Global War

   
Reading Assignment
      Primary Sources - Web Links
      Notes
      Study Guide

 

 

 

     World War II  

       Reading Assignment
       Primary Sources - Web Links
       Notes
       Study Guide

 

 

The Truman Years and the Beginning of the Cold War

         Reading Assignment
         Primary Sources - Web Links
         Notes
         Study Guide

 

 

 

        The Eisenhower Years - The Fifties

        Reading Assignment
        Primary Sources - Web Links
        Notes
        Study Guide

 

The Turbulent Sixties

 

Reaction and Rebellion - From Nixon to Carter

 

 

The Reagan-Bush Years

Into the Twenty First Century

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