World History A & B
Two Terms Grade 10 Required
World History A will cover the historically significant people, events, developments and themes from 3500B.C. to 1500 A.D. Areas of emphasis will include ancient Mesopotamia, major religions, eastern and western empires, ancient Greece and Rome, feudalism, the Crusades and the 100 Years’ War. World History B will cover the historically significant people, events, developments and themes from 1500 A.D. to the mid 1900’s. Areas of emphasis will include the age of exploration, the slave trade, the age of enlightenment, revolutions, industrial revolution, democracy, imperialism, nationalization, and colonization.