Connecticut Core Standards
CT.SS.4. UNITED STATES GEOGRAPHY
4.2. DIMENSION 2: APPLYING DISCIPLINARY CONCEPTS AND TOOLS - In Grade 4, the focus is on the disciplinary concepts and skills students need to understand United States Geography. In fourth grade, geography is supported through an interdisciplinary approach that includes history, civics, and economics. These interdisciplinary ideas are the lenses students use in their inquiries, and the consistent and coherent application of these lenses in Grade 4 should lead to deep and enduring understanding (C3, p. 29).
HIST 4.1. Explain connections among historical contexts and people's perspectives at the time.
Causation and Argumentation
HIST 4.2. Explain probable causes and effects of events and developments.