North Dakota Academic Content Standards
ND.2. Important Historical Events: Students understand important historical events.
5.2.11. Colonization: Identify the reasons (e.g., Boston Tea Party, the Stamp Act, English Laws) for conflict between England and the American colonies and the key people (e.g., George Washington, King George III, John Adams, Paul Revere) involved
ND.4. Government and Citizenship: Students understand the development, functions, and forms of various political systems and the role of the citizen in government and society.
5.4.2. Government Systems: Identify the duties of the executive, judicial, and legislative branches of the Federal government (e.g., checks and balances)
5.4.3. Government Systems: Identify the purpose and importance behind documents leading up to the writing of the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights (e.g., Magna Carta, English common law, English Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation)