Washington DC Standards
DC.3-5. Historical and Social Sciences Analysis Skills
3-5.2. Geographic Skills
3-5.2.5. Students explain the distributions of cultures in places they study and how they create a cultural landscape.
3-5.2.7. Students trace how changes in technology, transportation, communication, and resources affect the location of economic activities.
3-5.3. Historical Research, Evidence, and Point of View
3-5.3.1. Students analyze societies in terms of the following themes: military, political, economic, social, religious, and intellectual.