The American Experience: Freedom and Equality

8A (Period 2) and 8B (Period 3)

 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?‚Äč