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ND History


Grade Placement: 9, 10, 11, 12......1/2 credit………Semester 1
This class open to all students in high school will focus on the history of North Dakota. Topics covered will include study of Native American tribes and cultures specific to North Dakota, the development of Dakota Territory into the State of North Dakota, along with state government, history, economics, and geography through articles from the North Dakota History Journal.

Course Content
Unit 1: The Natural World
Unit 2: Life on the Northern Plains Before 1800
Unit 3: Commerce, Culture, Conflict 1800-1878
Unit 4: Building a New State 1878-1914
Unit 5: Modernizing ND 1914-1929
Unit 6: Hard Times and War 1929-1945
Unit 7: Pretty Good Times on the Prairie 1945-Present

North Dakota History-Readings about the Northern Plains State

Daily Required Supplies:
1-Notebook (College Ruled only)
1-Loose leaf paper (College Ruled only)
1-Ruler with centimeters and inches
1-2" Binder
1-Colored Pencils
2-Red Pens
2-Yellow Highlighters
10- #2 Wooden or mechanical (extra lead for mechanical pencils)

How will I be graded?
Quizzes & Tests
Map work & projects
Homework Assignments

A= 100-92
B= 91-83
C= 82-74
D= 73-65
F= 64% and below

End of 1st 9 weeks - October 30
End of 2nd 9 weeks - Jan. 15
End of 3rd 9 weeks - March 22
End of 4th 9 weeks - June 2

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