5th Grade
Social Studies Standards Pacing Chart
2nd Nine Weeks

         I can explain how the United States gained its independence from Great Britain.
         I can explain the effect of settlement, industrialization, and transportation on the                  growth of the United States.
People in Societies
         I can compare the cultural practices and products of different groups in North                  America including:
  • arts
  • religion
  • language
  • food
  • clothing
  • shelter
         I can make and use maps about explorers and colonies to explain how Europeans                   influenced North America.

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