WA.4. HISTORY - The student understands and applies knowledge of historical thinking, chronology, eras, turning points, major ideas, individuals, and themes in local, Washington State, tribal, United States, and world history in order to evaluate how history shapes the present and future.
4.2. Understands and analyzes causal factors that have shaped major events in history.
4.2.1. INDIVIDUALS AND MOVEMENTS: Understands and analyzes how individuals caused change in U.S. history.
4.3. Understands that there are multiple perspectives and interpretations of historical events.
4.3.1. HISTORICAL INTERPRETATION: Analyzes the multiple perspectives and interpretations of historical events in U.S. history.
4.3.2. MULTIPLE CAUSATION: Analyzes the multiple causes of change and conflict in U.S. history.
4.4. Uses history to understand the present and plan for the future.
4.4.1. HISTORICAL ANTECENDENTS: Understands that significant historical events in the United States have implications for current decisions and influence the future.