Washington DC Academic Standards
DC.4. U.S. History and Geography: Making a New Nation
SETTLING THE COLONIES TO THE 1700S
4.6. Students describe the cooperation and conflict that existed among the Native Americans and between the Indian nations and the new settlers.
4.6.6. Identify the influence and achievements of significant leaders of the time (e.g., John Marshall, Andrew Jackson, Chief Tecumseh, Chief Logan, Chief John Ross, and Sequoyah). (P)
THE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE (1760–1789)
4.8. Students explain the causes of the American Revolution.
4.8.5. Identify the views, lives, and influences of key leaders during this period (e.g., King George III, Patrick Henry, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, and John Adams). (P)