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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 1.Understands the biological and cultural processes that shaped the earliest human communities
  
Topics1. Early hominid development; 2. Archaeological methods and practices
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 1.Understands scientific evidence regarding early hominid evolution in Africa (e.g., daily life of individuals and communities in early hunter-gatherer populations; major anthropological discoveries, their locations, and their discoverers)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  early hominid evolution
B.  scientific evidence of early hominid evolution
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the daily life of individuals and communities in early hunter-gatherer populations   
  2. Understands major anthropological discoveries in Africa   
  3. Knows the locations of major anthropological discoveries in Africa   
  4. Knows the individuals who have made major anthropological discoveries in Africa   


Citation Log: BD(BE,138;​R;​WE,41;​LI,197)
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