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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 31.Understands economic, social, and cultural developments in the contemporary United States
Topics1. Immigration and demographic shifts in the United States; 2. Immigration and the immigrant experience
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 2.Understands the factors that prompted new immigration in contemporary American society (e.g., new immigration policies after 1965, areas of the world from which most immigrants have come)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  new immigration (modern era)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows the causes of immigration in contemporary America   
  2. Knows immigration policies after 1965    
  3. Knows areas of the world from which most immigrants have come   

Citation Log: BD(BE,129;​AE,240;​LI,180;​NE,29)
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

Page number of the cited document