1 Sourcing. Consider who wrote a document as well as the circumstances of its creation.
2 Contextualization. Locate a document in time and place, and understand how these factors shape its content.
3 Close reading. Examine the author's claims and evaluate the evidence used by the author to support those claims.
4 Corroboration. Consider details across multiple sources to determine points of agreement and disagreement.
5 Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text
6 Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical...text based on specific information in the text.
7 Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text.
8 Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.
9 Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.
10 Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
11 Recall relevant information from experiences or gather relevant information from print and digital sources; summarize or paraphrase information in notes and finished work, and provide a list of sources
12 Draw evidence from literary or informational text to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Geography Skills which apply to human (cultural) and natural (physical) systems:
1 Ask geographic questions such as spatial distributions, place, location, and scale.