Pennsylvania Academic Standards for History — Grade 5


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8.1.5.A.

Identify and explain the influences of economic features on continuity and change over time.

8.1.5.B.

Classify and analyze fact and opinion from multiple points of view, and secondary sources as related to historical events.

8.1.5.C.

Locate primary and secondary sources for the research topic and summarize in writing the findings. (Reference RWSL Standard 1.8.5 Research)

8.2.5.A.

Compare and contrast common characteristics of the social, political, cultural, and economic groups from Pennsylvania.

8.2.5.B.

Illustrate concepts and knowledge of historical documents, artifacts, and places critical to Pennsylvania history.

8.2.5.C.

Differentiate how continuity and change in Pennsylvania history are formed and operate. Belief systems and religions Commerce and industry Technology Politics and government Physical and human geography Social organizations

8.2.5.D.

Examine patterns of conflict and cooperation among groups and organizations that impacted the history and development of Pennsylvania for responding to individual and community needs. Ethnicity and race Working conditions Immigration Military conflict Economic stability

8.3.5.A.

Compare and contrast common characteristics of the social, political, cultural and economic groups in United States history.

8.3.5.B.

Illustrate concepts and knowledge of historical documents, artifacts, and places critical to United States history.

8.3.5.C.

Differentiate how continuity and change in U.S. history are formed and operate. Belief systems and religions Commerce and industry Technology Politics and government Physical and human geography Social organizations

8.3.5.D.

Examine patterns of conflict and cooperation among groups and organizations that impacted the history and development of the United States. Ethnicity and race Working conditions Immigration Military conflict Economic stability

8.4.5.A.

Compare and contrast common characteristics of the social, political, cultural, and economic groups in world history.

8.4.5.B.

Illustrate concepts and knowledge of historical documents, artifacts, and sites, which are critical to World history.