Mrs. Estefanny M Arredondo
Phone: 473-7000 Ext:
Conference Period: 7th (2:35-3:30)
8th Grade U.S. History Syllabus
The goal of this class is to enable students to understand the development of the United States by examining connections to the past in order to prepare for the future as participating members of a democratic society. Students will examine political, economic, geographical, technological, and social developments of the United States from Exploration period through Reconstruction. This course will also focus on preparing the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to master the STAAR exam in the Spring.
Attendance is taken daily. Being present is class is crucial since we will be covering a variety of information during our classes.
Absences and Missing Work:
Tardies: The school tardy policy will be strictly enforced in the classroom.
Materials for the Classroom:
Students and Parents can sign up to receive class alerts on Remind. Each class period will have a special code & it serves as a way for the teacher to communicate about upcoming events and homework assignments that our class will be completing. Depending on your class: Text the following code to 81010 or add to the app.