American History with Mrs. Gustafson

                         Welcome to 8th Grade American History                               

with Mrs. Gustafson

I am very excited about the upcoming school year and I am looking forward to a productive learning experience
with my new students. I would like to get students and parents acquainted with the 8th grade history course.
 Please refer to your student notebook for the full syllabus .


Supply List:

  • 2 or 3 inch 3 ring Binder
  • 2 different colored highlighters
  • (Optional) 25 plastic page protectors

Course Description

Units of Study:
Unit 1:  Native Americans
Unit 2:  Race of the Empires
Unit 3: The 13 Colonies
Unit 4: Colonial Government/Growth of Slavery
Unit 5: Crisis in the Colonies
Unit 6: American Revolution
Unit 7: US Constitution
Unit 8:  Washington’s Presidency
Unit 9:  Jefferson & Madison
Unit 10: Manifest Destiny
Unit 11: Westward Expansion
Unit 12: Pre Civil War
Unit 13: Civil War
Unit 14: Reconstruction


Contact Information

Email:  Jennifer.Gustafson@dallastown.net


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