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US History

Classroom Expectations


All students are expected to complete class work, monthly projects and tests to receive a contract. Students are expected to behave in a professional manner. Students are responsible for completing assignments in a timely manner. Many students succeed in this class when they follow the classroom rules and procedures.



The following sections are covered:



  1. Creating a Nation
  2. Growth and Conflict 1789-1877
  3. Birth of Modern America 1877-1900
  4. Becoming a World Power 1872-1912
  5. Progressive Movement
  6. World War I
  7. Jazz Age
  8. Normalcy and Good Times
  9. The Great Depression
  10. Roosevelt and the New Deal
  11. World War II
  12. Cold War
  13. The Great Society
  14. Civil Rights
  15. Vietnam War


Mr. Barishman



You may contact me at Metropolitan High School

(213) 623-4273