IL.16. History: Understand events, trends, individuals and movements shaping the history of Illinois, the United States and other nations.
16.A. Apply the skills of historical analysis and interpretation.
16.A.2b. Compare different stories about a historical figure or event and analyze differences in the portrayals and perspectives they present.
16.C. Understand the development of economic systems.
16.C.2c. Local, State, and United States History: Describe significant economic events including industrialization, immigration, the Great Depression, the shift to a service economy and the rise of technology that influenced history from the industrial development era to the present.
16.D. Understand Illinois, United States and world social history.
16.D.2c. Local, State, and United States History: Describe the influence of key individuals and groups, including Susan B. Anthony/suffrage and Martin Luther King, Jr./civil rights, in the historical eras of Illinois and the United States.
16.E. Understand Illinois, United States and world environmental history.
16.E.2e. World History: Identify individuals and their inventions (e.g., Watt/steam engine, Nobel/TNT, Edison/electric light) which influenced world environmental history.