History, Do Better in Every Class: See How History Follows Patterns | AP Prep
Students will dive deeper into understanding these 18 concepts in history and see how it repeats itself and is connected over thousands of years while also learning key events and themes of World History.
year old learners
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 18 weeks
30 minutes per class
US Grade 9 - 12
Basic & Enduring Concepts in World History: Improve Your Understanding of (and your grades in) History. This course will touch on the major events that have happened in world history from a conceptual approach. There are 18 enduring and recurring concepts in history. Each class meeting will dive deeper into a single concepts. Knowledge of these concepts provides an excellent foundation and enrichment for any core history class, but especially World History, Honors World History, AP World...
Students will improve their understanding of the eighteen concepts that are essential to the study of history through discussion, visuals, readings, and reflection.
With over twenty years of World History teaching experience (including) four years of teaching AP World History, I have an excellent understanding of the enduring concepts of world history.
Students will be asked to look for real-life examples in the news or research events in history. This should take no more than 15-30 minutes per session beyond class time.
1 file available upon enrollmentA pdf handout will be provided prior to the first meeting for note-taking purposes, or students may want to have their own paper to take in-depth notes on each concept as it is presented.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Each student will be assessed informally based on class participation and written reflections.
30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
There may be sensitive topics, especially when discussing genocide or human rights. There will be notice given in advance and if requested, images or specific topics will be sent to parents in advance. As a teacher with a great deal of experience teaching this subject, you can be assured that I will handle all discussions and questions with tact and sensitivity.
Meet the teacher
With many years of teaching experience and a Master's Degree in education, I can pretty much teach anything to anyone! My students have ranged from beginners through AP (Advanced Placement) and IB (International Baccalaureate) high school...