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    8th Grade World History                   

     Room 103 / Periods 1, 3, 5, 9, 10

    Description:  World Civilizations 8 is a continuation of the 7th grade history program and will pick up where that class left off.      This class will cover from approximately 500 A.D. to approximately 1750 A.D. Topics will include post-Roman Europe, the Rise of Islam, the Crusades, the Late Middle Ages in Europe, and the Age of Exploration (Maya, Aztec, Inca). It will also include detailed study of non-western cultures such as: China, and Japan.  This is the second course in a three-year World Civilizations curriculum that concludes in 9th grade.

    Extra Help hours and Location

    Monday thru Friday during Homeroom and Lunch in Rm. 103  /  Bring a Friend too!            

    Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their
    own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.

                                                                  ~ James Madison~