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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 10.Understands how the industrial revolution, increasing immigration, the rapid expansion of slavery, and the westward movement changed American lives and led to regional tensions
  
Topics1. Antebellum immigration; 2. Immigration and the immigrant experience
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 1.Understands the lives of immigrants in American society during the antebellum period (e.g., factors that led to increased immigration from China, Ireland, and Germany; how immigrants adapted to life in the United States and to hostility from the nativist movement and the "Know- Nothing" party)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  immigrants (antebellum period)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the factors that led to increased immigration from China during the antebellum period   
  2. Understands the factors that led to increased immigration from Ireland during the antebellum period   
  3. Understands the factors that led to increased immigration from Germany during the antebellum period   
  4. Understands how immigrants adapted to life in the United States   
  5. Understands how immigrants adapted to hostility from the nativist movement   
  6. Understands how immigrants adapted to hostility from the "Know-Nothing" party   


Citation Log: BD(BE,95;​LE,91-92;​NE,19)
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