Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.4. FOURTH GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES - The History of the United States: Colonization to Reconstruction
The War for Independence (1700s-1780s)
Overview: Students will explain the causes, course, and key figures of the American Revolution.
4.06. Determine the historical and present-day significance of the Declaration of Independence, including the roles of Thomas Jefferson and John Hancock. (T.C.A. § 49-6-1028) [H, P, TCA]
4.07. Contrast how the principles set forth in the Declaration of Independence clashed with treatment of different groups including: women, slaves, and American Indians. [C, E, H, P]