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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. Migration and settlement patterns; 3. Immigration and the immigrant experience
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 2.Understands how recent immigration and migration patterns, and demographic shifts, impacted social and political issues (e.g., major issues that affect immigrants and conflicts these issues engendered; changes in the size and composition of the traditional American family; demographic and residential mobility since 1970)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  impact of recent immigration patterns
B.  impact of recent migration patterns
C.  impact of recent demographic shifts
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows how recent immigration and migration patterns impacted social issues   
  2. Knows how recent immigration and migration patterns impacted political issues   
  3. Knows major issues that affect immigrants   
  4. Knows about conflicts that can arise because of issues that immigrants face   
  5. Knows about changes to the size and composition of the typical American family   
  6. Knows about demographic and residential mobility since 1970   


Citation Log: BD(BE,129,130;​AE,240,241;​LI,181;​NI,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

Number:
Page number of the cited document