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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 23.Understands the causes of the Great Depression and how it affected American society
  
Topics1. Changes in American life during the 1930s; 2. Economic conditions and society; 3. Great Depression
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 2.Understands the environmental and social impact of the Great Depression (e.g., the effects of the Great Depression and Dust Bowl on American farm owners, tenants, and sharecroppers; the effects of the depression on diverse groups and on local communities)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  impacts of the Great Depression
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the environmental impact of the Great Depression   
  2. Understands the social impact of the Great Depression   
  3. Understands the effects of the Great Depression on American farm owners   
  4. Understands the effects of the Great Depression on American farm tenants   
  5. Understands the effects of the Great Depression on American sharecroppers   
  6. Understands the effects of the Dust Bowl on American farm owners   
  7. Understands the effects of the Dust Bowl on American farm tenants    
  8. Understands the effects of the Dust Bowl on American sharecroppers   
  9. Understands the effects of the depression on diverse groups   
  10. Understands the effects of the depression on local communities    


Citation Log: BD(BE,117;​AE,190;​LE,156;​LI,153-154,156;​NI,26,27)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   NCHS: U.S. History, Expanded Edition
B   NCHS: Basic Edition
L   Lessons from History
N   NAEP: Framework 2006

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

Number:
Page number of the cited document