2024-2025 School Year

World History for Middle School GVL

Mondays Only OR Wednesdays Only

Offered on a rotating schedule (NOT OFFERED this year; Scheduled for 2025-26).

Course Description

This course provides students with an overview of world history from creation to the present. Students will interact with history through narratives, primary source documents, maps, timelines, and hands-on activities. Students are given daily reading assignments and take most tests at home. Parents will need to aid students by checking assignments, helping students study, and proctoring tests at home.

Note: Summer homework will be assigned in August and will need to be completed by the first day of class.

To be successful in this class:

Students must be able to organize material and complete assignments on time. Students will be expected to follow the assignment calendar, maintain a rigorous reading schedule, study material at home, come to class prepared, take an active part in classroom discussions, and interact with history through creative projects.

Students will complete 2-3 hours of homework each co-op week.

Grades: 7th Grade, 8th Grade

Fees: $180 per year

Sections Offered:

Required Materials


Workbook: From Adam to Us Lesson Review

Other materials:

  • 3-ring binder
  • 3- hole punch
  • Access to printer, ink, paper (to be used at home)