Alabama Courses of Study
AL.5. United States Studies: Beginnings to the Industrial Revolution
5.2. Identify causes and effects of early migration and settlement of North America.
5.5. Explain the early colonization of North America and reasons for settlement in the Northern, Middle, and Southern colonies, including geographic features, landforms, and differences in climate among the colonies.
5.5.2. Identifying influential leaders in colonial society.
5.5.3. Describing emerging colonial government.
5.7. Determine causes and events leading to the American Revolution, including the French and Indian War, the Stamp Act, the Intolerable Acts, the Boston Massacre, and the Boston Tea Party.