Standards to Connect with Latin American Content

Some examples:

  • SS.7.G.4: Understands the characteristics, distribution, and migration of human populations.
  • SS.7.G.5: Understands how human actions can impact the environment.
  • SS.912.W.4.12: Recognize an impact of the Columbian Exchange, such as the exchange of agricultural goods, diseases, or ideas between Europe, Africa, and the Americas.
  • SS.912.W.4.13: Recognize that European countries influenced the economic or political systems in the Americas.
  • SS.912.W.5.7- Describe the causes and effects of 19th c. Latin American and independence movements led by people including Bolivar, de San Martin, and L'Ouverture.
  • SS.912.W.6.4- Understand the development of Western and non-Western nationalism, industrialization and imperialism, and the significant processes and consequences of each, including: independence movements, emergence of the Americas in global affairs (1880-1929), and political developments in the Americas after the Second World War.