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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. Trade and trade routes ; 3. Impact of the environment on society; 4. Cultural diffusion, adaptation, and interaction
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 3.Understands how economic, political, and environmental factors influenced the civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley (e.g., the impact of trade networks connecting various regions of Southwest Asia on Mesopotamian civilization; the importance of commercial, cultural, and political connections between Egypt and peoples of Nubia along the upper Nile; how geography and climate affected trade in the Nile Valley)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  economic influences on early civilizations
B.  political influences on early civilizations
C.  environmental influences on early civilizations
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands how economic factors influenced the civilization of Mesopotamia   
  2. Understands how economic factors influenced the early civilization of Egypt   
  3. Understands how economic factors influenced the civilization of the Indus Valley    
  4. Understands how political factors influenced the civilization of Mesopotamia   
  5. Understands how political factors influenced the early civilization of Egypt   
  6. Understands how political factors influenced the civilization of the Indus Valley   
  7. Understands how environmental factors influenced the civilization of Mesopotamia   
  8. Understands how environmental factors influenced the early civilization of Egypt   
  9. Understands how environmental factors influenced the civilization of the Indus Valley   
  10. Understands the impact of trade networks connecting various regions of Southwest Asia on Mesopotamian civilization   
  11. Understands the importance of commercial, cultural, and political connections between Egypt and peoples of Nubia along the upper Nile   
  12. Understands how geography and climate affected trade in the Nile Valley   


Citation Log: BD(BE,142;​R;​WE,54;​LE,199,206)
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