Historical Knowledge of U.S. Women's History
Students will be able to explain and analyze the experiences of women in America from the colonial period to the present, the ways that ideas about gender have shaped American life, and significant issues and debates in U.S. Women's history.
Students will be able to interpret and debate the meanings and historical value of primary sources with their peers.
Students will be able to analyze and create historical questions and place them in a historiographical context.
Application to Current Issues and Events
Students will be able to apply their understanding of American women's history to current issues and events.
Students will demonstrate proficiency in using historical methods of research and in integrating data into a coherent argument expressed through a clear, well-written style.
Students will be able to analyze, interpret, and evaluate primary sources.