This year you will be studying American History! During this course you will learn how the nation developed from the original thirteen states to the fifty states of today. We will discover how the nation became a superpower in the world. The course will introduce you to the men and women who led the nation during the formative years of growth and the ones who led during conflicts. The course will also introduce you to ordinary Americans who had the opportunity to achieve greatness in our country. We will discover how you can live your American Dream through hard work using the education provided to you by your country.
In your first blog of the year, I want you to write about someone you admire in American History from Columbus' discovery of the Americas to 1877. and why. Tell about their accomplishments in American History. What impact did this person have on our country? Remember the person you chose has to be between 1492-1877. Your response needs to be at least 7 complete sentences. Make sure to use correct capitalization and punctuation. I will take off points for it. Please edit your writing. This blog is due on 2-5-2017 at 11:59 p.m.