Ms. Kortney Yde

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Phone: 480-472-4559


Hello! My name is Kortney Yde (my last name is pronounced wide). This is my third  year teaching at Westwood High School. I am excited to be a Warrior!  

A little bit about myself. I was born and raised in Idaho. I graduated from Brigham Young University-Idaho with a Bachelor's degree in Social Studies Education with an emphasis in History. I teach Freshmen World History. I enjoy interacting with students and instilling my passion for history to my students. This year is the first year that I am teaching freshmen AVID elective.  

Here are the Units for the first semester of World History:

1. Early Civilization

2.  Ancient Greece

3. Ancient Rome

5. World in Transition 

6. Renaissance 

7. Reformation 

Here are the units for second semester of World History:

1. Exploration

2. Science and Enlightenment 

3. Revolutions

4. Industrial Revolutions 

5. Imperialism 

6. World War I

7. Between the Wars through World War II

8. The Cold War

9. The Contemporary World