Issues in American History: Past and Present

8A (Period 4) and 8B (Period 8)


 BIG Questions for 8th Graders


  • What does it mean to be an American in the Twenty-First Century? How has our nation's history shaped our shared values and attitudes? 


  • How do current events and contemporary issues impact our nation and connect to our shared past?


  • How can United States Citizens effectively engage with Twenty-First Century Issues, Challenges, and Dilemmas?