West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
WV.SS.5. Fifth Grade Standards
SS.5.17. Compare and contrast the various regions of the United States; locate each of the fifty United States and correlate them with their regions.
SS.5.20. Demonstrate an understanding of the industrial North and the agricultural South before, during and after the Civil War.
SS.5.20.c. Summarize key battles, strategies and turning points of the Civil War (e.g., Fort Sumter, Antietam, Gettysburg, other regional battles and the surrender at Appomattox).
SS.5.20.e. Explain the impact of the Civil War’s physical destruction on the nation and the people (e.g., soldiers, women, African Americans, and the civilian population, etc.).