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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 6.Understands major trends in Eurasia and Africa from 4000 to 1000 BCE
  
Topics1. Development of ancient cultures and civilizations; 2. Hunter-gatherer, agrarian, and pastoral communities; 3. Nomadic peoples
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 5.Understands the concept of "civilization" (e.g., the various criteria used to define "civilization;" fundamental differences between civilizations and other forms of social organization, such as hunter-gatherer bands, Neolithic agricultural societies, and pastoral nomadic societies; how Mohenjo-Daro meets criteria for defining civilization)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  civilization
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows the various criteria used to define "civilization"   
  2. Understands fundamental differences between civilizations and other forms of social organization, such as hunter gatherer bands, Neolithic agricultural societies, and pastoral nomadic societies   
  3. Knows how Mohenjo Daro meets criteria for defining civilization   
  
McREL Activity(s)
   Civilization Pie


Citation Log: BD(BE,145;​C;​WE,52-53;​LI,193-195)
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