- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 280
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course SummaryCreate interesting lessons and design your own homeschool curriculum with our High School World History homeschool course. Your homeschooler will enjoy watching our short, fun video lessons, and you can test his or her understanding of these concepts with the accompanying multiple-choice quizzes.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
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- Quality Content: Engaging animations and real-life examples make world history topics easy to grasp for students with multiple learning styles.
- Students Learn Efficiently: The self-paced course format allows students to learn at their own speed.
- Save Time: Spend less time preparing lessons and more time working with your student.
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- Complete Course Library: In addition to High School World History, your membership includes access to a full high school homeschool curriculum and hundreds of additional courses.
- Online Dashboard: Parents and students can easily monitor course progress and subject mastery.
- Built-In Assessments: Quizzes and practice exams allow students to test their knowledge and parents to monitor mastery.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our expert history instructors any question about ancient civilizations, World Wars I and II, or other high school world history topics. They're here to help!
How It Works:
- Use the video lessons as your primary high school world history homeschool curriculum or as supplemental material.
- Complete each unit at your own pace.
- Watch lessons, reviewing or pausing as often as you need.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
- Check understanding through lesson quizzes and unit exams.
High School World History Learning Objectives:
- Explore the basic concepts behind world history.
- Understand the major belief systems of the world.
- Examine the ancient civilizations of Greece and Rome, among other cultures.
- Distinguish among the different periods of the Middle Ages.
- Study the history of Africa.
- Explore the pre-European civilizations of North America.
- Understand how the Renaissance and the Enlightenment changed the world.
- Examine the causes and international consequences of World Wars I and II.
- Discuss Latin American history, beginning in 1900.
- Summarize the major historical events of the 21st century.
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