2666/ WORLD HISTORY
Grade 9 Level III
This course covers prehistory, the rise of ancient civilizations (Mideast, Africa, China, Greece, Rome), and the Middle Ages. Students will be involved in a variety of activities including projects, research/reaction papers, tests, quizzes, Internet work, writing and reading assignments, oral presentations, and examining/analyzing documentaries. Students will also be expected to complete a midterm and final exam.
2658/ WORLD HISTORY HONORS
Grade 9 Level II
This challenging one-year course covers the same material found in Level III World History, but in greater depth and with a stronger emphasis on reading and writing at a high level of cognition. Students will acquire skills to do extensive research on various assigned topics through the semester and be expected to analyze, synthesize and evaluate information at an accelerated level. Students will be expected to take a midterm and final exam.