Oregon City Schools

Oregon City Schools

US History Development of the Young Republic (1783 - 1829)

The New Millennium and a Post-9/11 World (1991 - Present)

September 11 Attacks on the United States Great Recession of 2008 Resources and Activities

Nationalism and Economic Expansion

This topic looks at growing feelings of nationalism in America, as well as its economic expansion.

Foreign Affairs

Article Foreign Affairs in the Young Nation - Introduction (HA)
Article Foreign Affairs in the Young Nation - Introduction Activity (HA)
Article President Washington Creates a Foreign Policy (HA)
Article President Washington Creates a Foreign Policy Activity (HA)
Article President Adam's Dilemma: Protecting U.S. Ships (HA)
Article President Adam's Dilemma: Protecting U.S. Ships Activity (HA)
Article What Happened: Adams Pursues Peace (HA)
Article What Happened: Adams Pursues Peace Activity (HA)
Article President Jefferson's Dilemma - Dealing with Pirates (HA)
Article President Jefferson's Dilemma - Dealing with Pirates Activity (HA)
Article What Happened: Jefferson Solves the Problem (HA)
Article What Happened: Jefferson Solves the Problem Activity (HA)
Article President Madison's Dilemma: Protecting Sailors and Settlers (HA)
Media President Madison's Dilemma: Protecting Sailors and Settlers Activity (HA)
Article What Happened Next - The War of 1812 (HA)
Media What Happened Next - The War of 1812 Activity (HA)
Article President Monroe's Dilemma: A New Foreign Policy Challenge (HA)
Article President Monroe's Dilemma: A New Foreign Policy Challenge Activity (HA)
Article What Happened: The Monroe Doctrine (HA)
Article What Happened- The Monroe Doctrine Activity (HA)
Article Foreign Affairs Summary (HA)
Media Foreign Affairs Summary Activity (HA)
Article Tecumseh, the Shooting Star (HA)
Article Tecumseh, the Shooting Star Activity (HA)
Website Reading Challenge: Foreign Affairs in the Young Nation (HA)
Media To What Extent Should the United States have Become Involved in World Affairs in the Early 1800s? Powerpoint (HA) (log in to US Through Industrialism to view)