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World History 
 Standard 3.Understands the major characteristics of civilization and the development of civilizations in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley
  
Topics1. Early civilization in Southwest Asia and India; 2. Impact of the environment on society
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 1.Understands influences on the development of various civilizations in the 4th and 3rd millennia BCE (e.g., how the natural environment of the Tigris-Euphrates, Nile, and Indus Valleys shaped the early development of civilization; different characteristics of urban development in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  civilization
B.  influences on the development of civilizations
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands how the natural environment of the Tigris Euphrates shaped the early development of civilization   
  2. Understands how the natural environment of the Nile Valley shaped the early development of civilization   
  3. Understands how the natural environment of the Indus Valley shaped the early development of civilization   
  4. Knows the characteristics of urban development in Mesopotamia   
  5. Knows the characteristics of early urban development in Egypt   
  6. Knows the characteristics of urban development in the Indus Valley   


Citation Log: BD(BE,141;​C;​WE,52;​LI,199,207)
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