• Modern American History
     2016-2017 1st Semester
     
    Jr/Sr Elective Course
     
     This course is intended to be an examination of the United States from 1980 until the present. Topics covered will include the Iran hostage crisis, “Miracle on Ice”, Challenger disaster, Iran-Contra, Exxon Valdez, Gulf War, OJ Simpson trial, Oklahoma City bombings, Clinton impeachment, 9/11, and the Iraq War. Broader topics such as the presidential elections as well as developments in technology, disease, and terrorism will also be covered. Completion of American Cultures II is required before taking this course. 
     
    ***Assignments for this course can be found on Google Classroom. Access is limited to myself and the students enrolled in each section. If you wish to receive updates, please email me (potteigerj@mlbgsd.k12.pa.us). Ask your son/daughter to show you what they are currently learning about!
     
     
     
    President Ronald Reagan
Last Modified on February 17, 2017