Washington DC Standards
DC.3-5. Historical and Social Sciences Analysis Skills
3-5.1. Chronology and Cause and Effect
3-5.1.4. Students summarize the key events of the era they are studying and explain the historical contexts of those events.
3-5.1.5. Students distinguish cause from effect and identify and interpret the multiple causes and effects of historical events.
3-5.1.6. Students conduct cost-benefit analyses of historical and current events.
3-5.2. Geographic Skills
3-5.2.9. Students identify and explain the process of conflict and cooperation (political, economic, religious, etc.) among people in the contemporary world at local, regional, and national levels.