Throughout fifth grade, the students will be discussing and learning all about our how country was formed. We will start with the Age of Exploration and move into Colonization in the New World. After that we will move in the Revolutionary War and conclude with the Building of our Government. Students will be studying the Age of Exploration from August to October. Students will be moving into the Colonization of the New World in November through January. After we after colonized the New World into the 13 colonies, we will talk about the Revolutionary War and why it took place during the months of February through March. Then, we will discuss what happened once the war was over and how we formed the government in the new country, The United States of America from April to June.