VA.USI. United States History to 1865
Exploration to Revolution: Pre-Columbian Times to the 1770s
USI.5. The student will demonstrate knowledge of the factors that shaped colonial America by:
USI.5.b) describing life in the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies, with emphasis on how people interacted with their environment to produce goods and services, including examples of specialization and interdependence.
USI.5.c) describing colonial life in America from the perspectives of large landowners, farmers, artisans, women, free African Americans, indentured servants, and enslaved African Americans.
USI.5.d) identifying the political and economic relationships between the colonies and Great Britain.
USI.1. The student will demonstrate skills for historical and geographical analysis and responsible citizenship, including the ability to:
USI.1.f) analyze and interpret maps to explain relationships among landforms, water features, climatic characteristics, and historical events.