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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 23.Understands patterns of crisis and recovery in Afro-Eurasia between 1300 and 1450
  
Topics1. Black Death in the 14th century; 2. Disease and society; 3. Historical sources
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 5.Understands perceptions of the Black Death from diverse, contemporaneous sources (e.g., from Boccaccio in Europe and Ibn Battuta in Egypt and Syria)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  Black Death
B.  perceptions of Black Death
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands perceptions of the Black Death from Boccaccio in Europe    
  2. Understands perceptions of the Black Death from Ibn Battuta in Egypt and Syria)   
  
McREL Activity(s)
   Role playing the Plague


Citation Log: BD(C;​WE,155)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
B   NCHS: Basic Edition
L   Lessons from History
W   NCHS: World History, expanded edition

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document