Components of the Course
This rigorous college-level course is designed to provide students with the skills and background knowledge to succeed on the Advanced Placement Exam. The AP Exam is given in May and more information and links are available on the AP EXAM page. Students are required to complete a variety of assignments falling within the guidelines of the College Board as well as the Reading School District.
The school year instruction will be divided among the 6 time periods featured on the Historical Time Periods page. Within each time period, instruction will focus on geographic regions for specific lecture, discussion and document analysis (Africa, Middle East, Asia, Europe, Americas).