A.SS6H1.c Explain the impact of the Cuban Revolution and describe the current relationship between Cuba and the United States.
A.SS6H1.d Explain the impact of poverty, the war on drugs, and migration to the United States on Latin America.
A.SS6H2 Describe Quebec's independence movement.
A.SS6G Geographic Understandings
A.SS6G1 Locate selected features of Latin America.
A.SS6G1.a Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: Amazon River, Amazon Rainforest, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Panama Canal, Andes Mountains, Sierra Madre Mountains, and Atacama Desert.
A.SS6G5 Explain the impact of location, climate, distribution of natural resources, and population distribution on Canada.
A.SS6G5.a Describe how Canada's location, climate, and natural resources impact trade and affect where people live.
A.SS6G6 Explain the impact of environmental issues in Canada.
A.SS6G6.a Explain the causes and effects of pollution and acid rain in Canada to include the Great Lakes.
A.SS6G6.b Explain the causes and effects of the extraction of natural resources on the Canadian Shield (e.g., mining and logging).
A.SS6CG Government/Civic Understandings
A.SS6CG1 Compare and contrast various forms of government.
A.SS6CG1.a Explain citizen participation in autocratic, and democratic governments. [i.e. the role of citizens in choosing the leaders of Mexico (presidential democracy), Cuba (autocratic), and Brazil (presidential democracy)].
A.SS6CG1.b Describe the two predominant forms of democratic governments: parliamentary and presidential.
A.SS6CG2 Explain citizen participation in the Canadian government.
A.SS6CG2.a Explain the role of citizens in choosing the leader of Canada (parliamentary democracy).
A.SS6E Economic Understandings
A.SS6E1 Analyze different economic systems.
A.SS6E1.a Compare how traditional, command, and market economies answer the economic questions of 1-what to produce, 2-how to produce, and 3-for whom to produce.
B.SS6H3.c Explain how German reunification contributed to the collapse of the Soviet Union and led to the end of the Cold War.
B.SS6G Geographic Understandings
B.SS6G7 Locate selected features of Europe.
B.SS6G7.a Locate on a world and regional political-physical map: the Danube River, Rhine River, English Channel, Mediterranean Sea, European Plain, the Alps, Pyrenees, Ural Mountains, and Iberian Peninsula.
B.SS6CG3 Compare and contrast various forms of government.
B.SS6CG3.a Explain citizen participation in autocratic and democratic governments. [i.e., role of citizens in choosing the leaders of the United Kingdom (parliamentary democracy), Germany (parliamentary democracy), and Russia (presidential democracy)].
B.SS6CG3.b Describe the two predominant forms of democratic governments: parliamentary and presidential.
B.SS6E Economic Understandings
B.SS6E7 Analyze different economic systems.
B.SS6E7.a Compare how traditional, command, and market economies answer the economic questions of 1-what to produce, 2-how to produce, and 3-for whom to produce.