5.SS.1 History - Students in Grade 5 build an understanding of the cultural and social development of the United States, trace the role of migration and immigration of people in the development of the United States, and identify the sovereign status and role of American Indians in the development of the United States.
5.SS.1.1 Build an understanding of the cultural and social development of the United States.
5.SS.1.1.1 Describe the interactions between European colonists and established societies in North America.
5.SS.1.2.6 Describe the impact of scientific and technological advances on westward expansion.
5.SS.1.3 Identify the sovereign status and role of American Indians in the development of the United States.
5.SS.1.3.1 Discuss that American Indians were the first inhabitants of the United States.
5.SS.1.3.2 Identify examples of American Indian individual and collective contributions and influences in the development of the United States.
5.SS.1.3.3 Define the terms treaty, reservation, and sovereignty.
5.SS.1.3.4 Explain that reservations are lands that have been reserved by the tribes for their own use through treaties or executive orders and were not "given" to them. The principle that land should be acquired from the Indians only through their consent with treaties involved three assumptions: That both parties to treaties were sovereign powers. That Indian tribes had some form of transferable title to the land. That acquisition of Indian land was solely a government matter not to be left to individual colonists or to the States.
5.SS.1.4 Analyze the political, social, and economic responses to industrialization and technological innovations in the development of the United States.
5.SS.3.3 Analyze the different types of economic institutions.
5.SS.3.4 Explain the concepts of personal finance.
5.SS.3.4.1 Identify economic incentives and risks of entrepreneurship.
5.SS.3.4.2 Explain the impact of taxation on personal finance.
5.SS.4 Civics and Government - Students in Grade 5 build an understanding of the foundational principles of the American political system, the organization and formation of the American system of government, that all people in the United States have rights and assume responsibilities, and the evolution of democracy.
5.SS.4.1 Build an understanding of the foundational principles of the American political system.
5.SS.4.1.1 Identify the people and groups who make, apply, and enforce laws within federal and tribal governments.
5.SS.4.1.4 Identify the basic principles of the United States Constitution and Bill of Rights, including popular sovereignty, limited government, separation of powers, checks and balances, judicial review, and federalism.