This period of history looks at the modernization of the Americas and the world. Advances in science, medicine, space exploration, etc will be studied as part of the enlightenment of knowledge which followed the restoration of the gospel. Students will also follow the history of the LDS Church throughout the twentieth century, as well as the wars and political conflicts that have existed and still exist in present day. (Canadian history editions will be available in 2016.)
Our modern world is advancing rapidly as information and technology multiply faster than they ever have in all the history of the world. Students will study these advances in all areas of science, with a focus on Physics. Hands-on experimentation adds fun dimension to this year’s science study.
Students will become well acquainted with American authors and folklore during the past three centuries. Original documents are part of the literature program and students will see how the writings of the people in this time period have greatly influenced their lives today. This road of discovery will introduce great American authors and poets as mentors and friends!