Global History and Geography I Regents
The Global History I Regents core curriculum is designed to focus on the five [Social Studies Standards,] and six [Social Studies Practices] while implementing [Reading and Writing Standards for Literacy.] Global I begins with the Paleolithic Era and the development of the first civilizations, continues with an examination of classical societies, and traces the expansion of trade networks and their global impact. The course emphasizes the key themes of interactions over time, shifts in political power and the role of belief systems. Global I culminates with a final exam in June.