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AP United States History B

School Year: 2019-2020
Subject: Social Studies and History
Course ID: CASS86330
College Concurrent: No
School District: Big Horn County School District #1
Credit Recovery: No
Program Name: Wyoming Connections Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 9-12
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Connexus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Connections Academy
Credits: 0.5
Hathaway Success Course: Yes
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: Yes
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Sep 03, 2019 - Jun 05, 2020
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
The student will learn about the history of the United States while preparing for the College Board Advanced Placement exam in May. The student will use interactive assignments, write essays, study primary source documents and engage in critical analysis on topics ranging from Colonial America to the Civil War to the Cold War to the present. The student will be required to show competency in analyzing, evaluating, and synthesizing information from primary and secondary sources. Using historical thinking skills, the student will engage in inquiry into concepts and issues related to seven themes. Advanced Placement United States History is a college-level course.
Course Prerequisites:
None
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility: None
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • Participation verified by the virtual education teacher for time spent working offline.
  • Academic-based communication between the student and virtual education teacher or learning coach and virtual education teacher.
  • Synchronous time with the class, a group or the virtual education teacher recorded by the learning management system or teacher.
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course 1-3 times a week.
  • Virtual education teacher verifies participation 1 to 3 times weekly