Welcome to 11th Grade World Geography and 9th grade World History


 
World Geography
World Geography studies the natural and human features and process distributed over the earth. We will look at problems of modern society as they pertain to the use of earth's resources. The course will survey physical and cultural aspects of world regions including landforms, climate, cultural diffusion, attitudes toward the land and toward social structures and values.

World History 9-1 is a survey course which includes events beginning with Stone Age and ending with the Renaissance. Studies include the economic, political, and social issues and the effect of various turning points and cultural diffusion. Topics covered in this course align with the required Minnesota State Social Studies Standards in World History.
 
World History 9-2 is a survey course which includes events beginning with the Age of Exploration and ending with present day. These studies will include economic, political and social issues of the time and the turning points and effects of cultural diffusion. Topics covered in this course align with the required Minnesota State Social Studies Standards in World History.