Welcome to Batson and Burns© United States History website!
Here you will find pertinent information about your history class,
includinghomework, our e-mail addresses, assignments, and links
to documents you may need.
History is defined by the Webster’s dictionary as, “a chronological record of significant events (as affecting a nation or institution) often including anexplanation of their causes” Well, we believe that history is the greatest mostrewarding study an individual can invest in. Where else can you examine the story of society and connect the dots to today? We asks that our students are willing to open their minds, think outside the box, invest in their own success, work hard, produce quality work, enjoy themselves and be open to the process of discovering the past.
Now Quotes toLive By- By some of the Most Fascinating People We Know
"It is easier to do a job right than to explain why youdidn't."
~Martin Van Buren (1837-1841)
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world, indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.
~Margaret Mead, Anthropologist
A lesson in SIZE! Use the sliding scale at the bottom of the website to see truly ginormous, to the infinitesimal: