Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines
WA.5.4. HISTORY - The student understands and applies knowledge of historical thinking, chronology, eras, turning points, major ideas, individuals, and themes of local, Washington State, tribal, United States, and world history in order to evaluate how history shapes the present and future.
5.4.2. Understands and analyzes causal factors that have shaped major events in history.
188.8.131.52. Understands and analyzes how individuals caused change in U.S. history.
184.108.40.206. Understands how technology and ideas have affected the way people lived and changed their values, beliefs, and attitudes.
5.4.3. Understands that there are multiple perspectives and interpretations of historical events.
220.127.116.11. Analyzes the multiple perspectives and interpretations of historical events in U.S. history.
18.104.22.168. Analyzes the multiple causes of change and conflict in U.S. history.
5.4.4. Uses history to understand the present and plan for the future.
22.214.171.124. Understands that significant historical events in the United States have implications for current decisions and influence the future.