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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. Contemporary American culture; 2. Popular culture; 3. Art in culture/society; 4. Family and gender roles
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 4.Understands the influence of social change and the entertainment industry in shaping views on art, gender, and culture (e.g., how social change and renewed ethnic diversity affects artistic expression in contemporary American society, the reflection of values in popular TV shows, the effects of women's participation in sports on gender roles and career choices)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  influence of social change
B.  influence of the entertainment industry
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows the influence of social change in shaping views on art   
  2. Knows the influence of social change in shaping views on gender   
  3. Knows the influence of social change in shaping views on culture   
  4. Knows the influence of the entertainment industry in shaping views on art   
  5. Knows the influence of the entertainment industry in shaping views on gender   
  6. Knows the influence of the entertainment industry in shaping views on culture   
  7. Knows how renewed ethnic diversity affects artistic expression in contemporary American society   
  8. Knows that television shows reflect contemporary values   
  9. Knows how women’s participation in sports has affected gender roles and career choices   


Citation Log: BD(BE,130;​AE,245,LE,186)
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