AL.1. Alabama Studies: Fourth-grade students proceed from the study of geography in Grade 3 where they explored geographic regions, landforms, and resources to an in-depth study of Alabama. In Grade 4, students apply these geographic concepts to their own state and relate geography to history, economics, and politics in Alabama.
1.7. Economics/History/Political Science: Identify reasons for Alabama's secession from the Union, including sectionalism, slavery, state rights, and economic disagreements.
1.7.1. Identifying Alabama's role in the organization of the Confederacy.