U.S. National Standards
N.NCHS. National Center for History in Schools (NCHS)
NCHS.HT. Historical Thinking Standards
HT.2. Historical Comprehension
HT.2.B. Reconstruct the literal meaning of a historical passage.
NCHS.USH. United States History Content Standards
USH.2. Era 2: Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
USH.2.1. Why the Americas attracted Europeans, why they brought enslaved Africans to their colonies, and how Europeans struggled for control of North America and the Caribbean.
USH.2.1B. The student understands the European struggle for control of North America.
USH.2.2. How political, religious, and social institutions emerged in the English colonies.
USH.2.2B. The student understands religious diversity in the colonies and how ideas about religious freedom evolved.
USH.2.2C. The student understands social and cultural change in British America.