Nevada Academic Content Standards
World Geography & Global Studies
Human population, movement, and patterns (G)
SS.6-8.WGGS.29. Explain how changes in transportation, communication, and technology influence the movement of people, goods, and ideas.
Early U.S. History & Civic Ideals
Human population, movements, and patterns (G)
SS.6-8.EUSH.38. Explore the causes, motivations, and consequences of migration and immigration, both voluntary and forced, in early U.S. history, including but not limited to: Trail of Tears, western movement, Great Migration, various waves of immigration.