Minnesota Academic Standards
MN.7. Grade 7: United States Studies (1800 to present)
7.4.2. Peoples, Cultures and Change Over Time
22.214.171.124. The differences and similarities of cultures around the world are attributable to their diverse origins and histories, and interactions with other cultures throughout time.
126.96.36.199.1. Compare and contrast the distribution and political status of indigenous populations in the United States and Canada; describe how their status has evolved throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
MN.6.12. Reading Benchmarks: Literacy in History/Social Studies 6-12
Craft and Structure
188.8.131.52. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.
184.108.40.206. Describe how a text presents information (e.g., sequentially, comparatively, causally).
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
220.127.116.11. By the end of grade 8, read and comprehend history/social studies texts in the grades 6-8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.