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Topic: Explorers and settlers of the state and region 

Grades K-4 History

 Standard 3.  Understands the people, events, problems, and ideas that were significant in creating the history of their state
  Level I (Grade K-2)
   Benchmark 2.Knows ways in which early explorers and settlers adapted to, used, and changed the environment of the state or region
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows characteristics of the environment of the state or region
     2.Knows how early explorers of the state or region adapted to the environment
     3.Knows how early explorers of the state or region used the environment
     4.Knows how early explorers of the state or region changed the environment
     5.Knows how early settlers of the state or region adapted to the environment
     6.Knows how early settlers of the state or region used the environment
     7.Knows how early settlers of the state or region changed the environment
  Level II (Grade 3-4)
   Benchmark 2.Understands geographic, economic, and religious reasons that brought the first explorers and settlers to the state or region, who they were, and where they settled
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows who the first explorers of the state or region were
     2.Knows who the first settlers of the state or region were
     3.Knows where the first settlers of the state or region settled
     4.Knows that explorers came to the state or region for geographic reasons
     5.Knows that explorers came to the state or region for economic reasons
     6.Knows that explorers came to the state or region for religious reasons
     7.Knows that settlers came to the state or region for geographic reasons
     8.Knows that settlers came to the state or region for economic reasons
     9.Knows that settlers came to the state or region for religious reasons
   Benchmark 3.Understands the interactions that occurred between the Native Americans or Hawaiians and the first European, African, and Asian-Pacific explorers and settlers in the state or region
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the interactions that occurred between Native Americans or Hawaiians and the first European explorers and settlers in the state or region
     2.Understands the interactions that occurred between Native Americans or Hawaiians and the first Africans in the state or region
     3.Understands the interactions that occurred between Native Americans or Hawaiians and the first Asian-Pacific explorers and settlers in the state or region