Welcome to Our American History: Pre-Civil War to Reconstruction Homeschool Course

Do you want your students to have a thorough understanding of American history? American History: Pre-Civil War to Reconstruction follows the timeline from 1812 through approximately 1877. For eighteen weeks, fifth and sixth grade students explore topics like slavery, westward expansion, the gold rush, War of 1812, Native Americans, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. Through text, maps, writing assignments, and critical thinking, students can begin to understand this pivotal period of American history.

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American History: Pre-Civil
War to Reconstruction

Length: 18 weeks
Content type: Text based
Grades: 5–6


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