Mystery In History
US History covers the Utopian Ideas of the Enlightenment, the religious ideas of the Puritans, the emergence of Freemasonry as secret society, A Exploration, the economic venture of the Virginia Joint Stock Company, Jonathan Edwards and the Great Awakening, the propaganda pamphleteers, "Common Sense" written by Thomas Paine and the cultures and values that that shaped and influenced the American Revolution, the Bill of Rights and US Constitution. U.S. Constitution Test. Comparing and Contrasting Hamilton and Jefferson. Origins of the two party system. Supreme Court Cases. The Burr Conspiracy. Texas Revolution. Analyzing and Evaluating primary and secondary source documents, biographies, 5 paragraph essays, and contemporary news reports. Critical thinking questions. Are we losing our freedoms found in the 1st, 2nd and 4th Amendment. What does it mean to be a constitutionalist or vote the constitution? What is national sovereignty? What is an oligarchy? Is globalism, socialism and communism trying to influence how we think via propaganda, fake news, subversion, disinformation, infiltration, and music industry? How can we think factually instead of emotionally? Learn how to use evidence and facts to support claims.
Problems in History
Problems in History
Problems in History covers dystopian novels, such as the Giver, 1984, and Animal Farm which addresses the problem of totalitarian regimes, such as French Revolution, Maoist Revolution, Bolshevik Revolution that use censorship, force, conformity and loss of freedoms to control.
The Jacobins. Secret Societies. The Alien and Sedition Acts, The Reign of Terror, The Burr Conspiracy, Manifest Destiny. Latin American Revolutions The Global threat of totalitarianism, Stalin, Mao, Lenin, Pol Pot, the Shining Path and Castro.
College and Career Readiness.
This course covers the ins and outs of creating a Senior Portfolio. Reflection Essays, Understanding Finance and Financial Aid for College. FAFSA. How to create a business template. Understanding different ways to think and approach the ever changing world around us. How to voting and taxes effect our jobs, homes and business. Rich Dad Poor Dad Philosophy, Stock Market and Investing. How Rich people think about money differently. What types of debt are good? What types of debt are bad? Student loan is the worst possible type of debt because a business owner a person can declare bankruptcy and a student can not.