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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 9.Understands the United States territorial expansion between 1801 and 1861, and how it affected relations with external powers and Native Americans
  
Topics1. United States foreign policy, early 19th century; 2. Historical documents, treaties, and agreements
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 7.Understands events that led to the Mexican-American war (e.g., the idea of Manifest Destiny, U.S. annexation of Texas, the invasion of Mexico by U.S. troops) and the consequences of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
   Vocabulary terms
A.  Mexican-American war
B.  Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands events that led to the Mexican-American war   
  2. Understands the consequences of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo   
  3. Understands the idea of Manifest Destiny   
  4. Knows about the U.S. annexation of Texas   
  5. Knows about the invasion of Mexico by U.S. troops   


Citation Log: BD(BE,93;​AE,99;​LI,102;​NI,20)
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