World History 2

Scope & Sequence

  • Early Modern Europe – Scientific Revolution, Absolutism, Enlightenment
  • Atlantic Revolutions 
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Nationalism 
  • Imperialism  
  • World War I


Essential Learnings 

  • World History 2  focuses on social, political, and economic changes that took place during the modern era and how those changes resulted in global conflict.  
  • Understands that people have to make choices between wants and needs and evaluate the outcomes of those choices  
  • Understands the government’s role in the economy  
  • Understand and analyze causal factors that have shaped major events in history  
  • Understand that there are multiple perspectives and interpretations of historical events 
  • Use critical reasoning skills to analyze and evaluate positions