West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
WV.SS.6. Sixth Grade Standards
SS.6.2. Compare and contrast different forms of government worldwide and their influence on historic world events:
SS.6.2.b. World War I.
SS.6.15. Compare and contrast historical maps and identify the changes in political boundaries as a result of conflicts.
SS.6.19. Demonstrate an understanding of the causes, key events and outcomes of World War I.
SS.6.19.a. Explain the key events that led to the outbreak of World War I, including the rise of nationalism, imperialism and militarism.
SS.6.19.b. Chart the sequence of events that led to the United States’ entry into World War I.
SS.6.19.c. Analyze the role of propaganda in influencing the United States to enter World War I.
SS.6.19.d. Explain the outcomes and effects of World War I including the conditions and failures of the League of Nations and the Treaty of Versailles.