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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. Settlement of the West, early 19th century; 2. Migration and settlement patterns; 3. Cultural diffusion, adaptation, and interaction
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 6.Understands characteristics of life on the western frontier in the 19th century (e.g., cultural interactions between diverse groups in the trans-Mississippi region, how the Mormons established the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and their communities)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  life on the western frontier (19th century)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands cultural interactions between diverse groups in the trans-Mississippi region in the 19th century   
  2. Understands how the Mormons established the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints   
  3. Knows about Mormon communities in the 19th century   
  
McREL Activity(s)
   Westward Ho


Citation Log: BD(BE,95,96;​AE,108-109;​LE,99,100-101,103;​LI,94)
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