Upper School History Class

Upper School students engage in the study of American and World History through close analysis of primary and secondary text resources, project-based assignments and the use of cross-curricular connections. This study leads to a survey course in 12th grade that focuses on a different geographic region each year and culminates in a domestic or international travel opportunity and a Senior Capstone Research Project. Strategies for text reading, note taking, research projects and papers, and assessments are taught and reinforced. Our students also learn a great deal beyond the walls of the school by traveling to places both domestic and international for field study. History courses include:

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