Illinois Learning Standards
IL.SS.K. Third Grade: Communities Near and Far - Disciplinary Concepts
SS.H.2.3. Describe how significant people, events, and developments have shaped their own community and region.
IL.SS.IS. Inquiry Skills
Developing Questions and Planning Inquiries
Creating Essential Questions
SS.IS.1.3-5. Develop essential questions and explain the importance of the questions to self and others.
Evaluating Sources and Using Evidence
Gathering and Evaluating Sources
SS.IS.4.3-5. Gather relevant information and distinguish among fact and opinion to determine credibility of multiple sources.