American Studies

Course Description
This is an integrated course of American History and 10th grade English Language Arts covering the time period of post Civil War to present. It is team taught course, focusing on Common Core English skills integrated into projects on history content. Major emphasis includes American wars and foreign policy, and the struggle for equality and the rights of all Americans. The goal of this course is to create knowledgeable and critical citizens who will actively participate in our democracy.

Meet The Facilitators
Class is taught by Mrs. Danee Lucas and Ms. Caitlyn James:

 Portrait of Danee Lucas Danee Lucas


Portrait of Caitlyn JamesCaitlyn James





Links to Additional Resources

  • Here is the Agenda Doc  for our daily class resources.
  • Here is the American Studies syllabus.