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.B. Understand the development of significant political events.
16.B.2a. Local, State, and United States History: Describe how the European colonies in North America developed politically.
16.C. Understand the development of economic systems.
16.C.2a. Local, State, and United States History: Describe how slavery and indentured servitude influenced the early economy of the United States.
16.D. Understand Illinois, United States and world social history.
16.D.2a. Local, State, and United States History: Describe the various individual motives for settling in colonial America.
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.