Michigan Academic Standards
SOCIAL STUDIES PROCESS AND SKILLS STANDARDS: GRADES 6-8
P1. READING AND COMMUNICATION – READ AND COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY
P1.1. Use appropriate strategies to read and interpret basic social science tables, graphs, graphics, maps, and texts.
P2. INQUIRY, RESEARCH, AND ANALYSIS
P2.2. Evaluate data presented in social science tables, graphs, graphics, maps, and texts.
WORLD GEOGRAPHY: GRADE 6
CIVICS AND GOVERNMENT
C4. RELATIONSHIP OF UNITED STATES TO OTHER GOVERNMENTS, WORLD ISSUES, AND WORLD GOVERNING ORGANIZATIONS
C4.3. Conflict and Cooperation Between and Among Nations – Explain the various ways that governments interact both positively and negatively.
6 – C4.3.1. Explain how governments address national and international issues and form policies, and how the policies may not be consistent with those of other nation-states.
6 – C4.3.2. Explain the challenges to governments to address global issues, and the international cooperation needed to do so.
6 – C4.3.3. Analyze the impact of treaties, agreements, and international organizations on global issues.