New Jersey Standards
NJ.6.1.8. U.S. History: America in the World. All students will acquire the knowledge and skills to think analytically about how past and present interactions of people, cultures, and the environment shape the American heritage. Such knowledge and skills enable students to make informed decisions that reflect fundamental rights and core democratic values as productive citizens in local, national, and global communities.
Era: Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820s)
6.1.8.A.3. Civics, Government, and Human Rights
Revolution and the New Nation
6.1.8.A.3.f. Explain how political parties were formed and continue to be shaped by differing perspectives regarding the role and power of federal government.
6.1.8.A.3.g. Evaluate the impact of the Constitution and Bill of Rights on current day issues.