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Topic: Mycenaean Era 

World History

 Standard 5.  Understands the political, social, and cultural consequences of population movements and militarization in Eurasia in the second millennium BCE
  Level II (Grade 5-6)
   Benchmark 3.Understands characteristics of Mycenaean Greek society and culture (e.g., the political and social organization of the Mycenaean Greeks as revealed in archaeological and written records, how geography influenced the development of Mycenaean society, the significance of the story of the siege of Troy)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands characteristics of Mycenaean Greek society
     2.Understands characteristics of Mycenaean Greek culture
     3.Understands the political organization of the Mycenaean Greeks as revealed in archaeological and written records
     4.Understands the social organization of the Mycenaean Greeks as revealed in archaeological and written records
     5.Understands how geography influenced the development of Mycenaean society
     6.Knows the significance of the story of the siege of Troy
  Level III (Grade 7-8)
   Benchmark 4.Understands significant events in the development of Mycenaean culture (e.g., the cultural influences of Egypt, Minoan Crete, and Southwest Asian civilizations on the Mycenaeans; the story of the Trojan war through different sources)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the cultural influences of Egyptian civilization on the Mycenaeans
     2.Understands the cultural influences of Minoan Crete on the Mycenaeans
     3.Understands the cultural influences of Southwest Asian civilizations on the Mycenaeans
     4.Knows the story of the Trojan war through different sources and its role in the development of Mycenaean culture
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 3.Understands characteristics of Mycenaean society (e.g., the impact of Mycenaean expansion and city-building on commerce and political life in the Eastern Mediterranean; society, trade, and government in Mycenae; comparisons of Mycenaean and Minoan societies from archaeological remains)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the impact of Mycenaean expansion and city building on commerce in the Eastern Mediterranean
     2.Understands the impact of Mycenaean expansion and city building on political life in the Eastern Mediterranean
     3.Understands features of society in Mycenae
     4.Understands features of trade in Mycenae
     5.Understands features of government in Mycenae
     6.Understands comparisons of Mycenaean and Minoan societies from archaeological remains