Texas TEKS Standards
TX.113.18. Social Studies, Grade 6
(6.1) History. The student understands that historical events influence contemporary events. The student is expected to:
6.1 (A) Trace characteristics of various contemporary societies in regions that resulted from historical events or factors such as invasion, conquests, colonization, immigration, and trade.
(6.17) Culture. The student understands relationships that exist among world cultures. The student is expected to:
6.17 (A) Identify and describe how culture traits such as trade, travel, and war spread.
(6.21) Social studies skills. The student applies critical-thinking skills to organize and use information acquired through established research methodologies from a variety of valid sources, including electronic technology. The student is expected to:
6.21 (B) Analyze information by sequencing, categorizing, identifying cause-and-effect relationships, comparing, contrasting, finding the main idea, summarizing, making generalizations and predictions, and drawing inferences and conclusions.
(6.22) Social studies skills. The student communicates in written, oral, and visual forms. The student is expected to:
6.22 (A) Use social studies terminology correctly.