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US History I

School Year: 2018-2019
Subject: Social Studies and History
Course ID: AC04102
College Concurrent: No
School District: Sheridan County School District #1
Credit Recovery: No
Program Name: Cowboy State Virtual Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 9-12
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Acellus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Acellus
Credits: 0.50
Hathaway Success Course: No
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: No
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Jul 01, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
Acellus U.S. History I covers the development of the United States from the early settlement of the continent through the assasination of Abraham Lincoln and the end of the Civil War. Acellus U.S. History I is the first in a two-part series that provides high school students with a good foundation in the history of this country. Course topics include: Peopling the Americas -- Three Worlds Meet, The American Colonies Emerge, Life in the American Colonies, The War for Independence, A New Nation, Launching the New Nation Nationalism and Sectionalism, Reforming American Society, Expanding West, The Union in Peril, The Civil War. Acellus U.S. History I is A-G Approved through the University of California.
Course Prerequisites:
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility:
Course materials and the LMS have been developed with universal design principles in mind.
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Student active time in course logged by the learning management system.
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • No
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course on a daily basis.