ERIC Number: ED183753
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
United States History. Nevada Competency-Based Adult High School Diploma Proejct.
Nevada Univ., Las Vegas. Coll. of Education.
This document is one of ten curriculum guides developed by the Nevada Competency-Based Adult High School Diploma (CBAHSD) Project. This curriculum guide on United States history is divided into twenty-four topics. The topics included are: Backgrounds of American Colonization; Colonial Life; Causes of the American Revolution; Creating a New Government; War of 1812; Gold Rush and Acquisition of Territory; Development of Political Parties; Civil War; Reconstruction; Settlement of Plains; Railroad, and Indians; Industrialization; Labor Laws and Trustbusting; Immigration; Social Reform; Spanish-American War: World War I; Inflation of 1920s and Cause of 1929 Stock Market Crash; Depression; Causes of World War II; World War II, Events and Results; Cold War in Europe and Korea; Vietnam War; the 1960s; and The 1970s. Competency statements and performance indicators are provided for each topic area. The performance indicators are designed to be used as pre- and post-tests. Answer keys are also provided. This set of curriculum guides is accompanied by both a teacher's guide and a student handbook. (BM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City. Div. of Adult, Continuing and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Nevada Univ., Las Vegas. Coll. of Education.