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IA.CC.RH.6-8.Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies

Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
RH.6-8.10. By the end of grade 8, read and comprehend history/social studies texts in the grades 6–8 text complexity band independently and proficiently. (RH.6-8.10.)
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Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Egypt
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Greece
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Rome
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Trade Routes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Archaeology
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Causes of the Civil War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Citizenship and Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Class Systems
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonial Life
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Colonial Period
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonial Settlement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Aztecs
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Incas
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Maya
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Economics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide European Exploration and Settlement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide European/Native American Encounter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Leading Up to the Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Exploration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Famous Treaties
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide First Americans
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Forming a Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Geographic Map Terms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Geographic Tools
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Geography
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Great Depression
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Great Migration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Growth of a Nation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Harlem Renaissance
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Holocaust
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Impact of Industrialization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Industrial Growth & Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Industrial Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Industrialization/Economics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Inventors
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Iroquois
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Laws of Supply & Demand
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Local & State Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Map Skills
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Market Economy
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Medieval Europe
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Middle Western Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Moving Southward and Westward
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Holidays, Landmarks, & Symbols
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game New York Map - Physical
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game New York Map - Political
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Northeastern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Notable People
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Notable People-Westward Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Panama Canal
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Pioneer Life
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Progressive Movement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Purposes of Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Resources & Energy
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Social Studies Review Gr. 1-4
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Social Studies Skills
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Southeastern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Southwestern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Spanish American War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide States and Capitals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide TVA
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Abolitionist Movement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Alamo
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The American Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Articles of Confederation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Civil War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Erie Canal
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Jackson Age
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Nation Grows and Expands
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The New Government in Operation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Protestant Reformation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Renaissance in Europe
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Scientific Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The United States Constitution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Timelines, Graphs, Charts
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Types of Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Urbanization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Urbanization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Western Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Westward Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Women's Rights
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide World War I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide World War II
 
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
RH.6-8.7. Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts. (RH.6-8.7.)
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RH.6-8.8. Distinguish among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgment in a text. (RH.6-8.8.)
RH.6-8.9. Analyze the relationship between a primary and secondary source on the same topic. (RH.6-8.9.)
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Craft and Structure
RH.6-8.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies. (RH.6-8.4.)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Algonquians
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Egypt
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Greece
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Rome
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Trade Routes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Archaeology
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Causes of the Civil War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Citizenship and Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Class Systems
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonial Life
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Colonial Period
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonial Settlement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Aztecs
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Incas
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Maya
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Economics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide European Exploration and Settlement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Leading Up to the Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Exploration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide First Americans
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Forming a Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Great Depression
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Great Migration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Growth of a Nation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Harlem Renaissance
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Impact of Industrialization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Industrial Growth & Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Industrial Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Iroquois
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Laws of Supply & Demand
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Local & State Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Market Economy
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Medieval Europe
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Middle Western Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Moving Southward and Westward
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Holidays, Landmarks, & Symbols
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Northeastern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Notable People-Westward Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Panama Canal
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Pioneer Life
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Purposes of Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Social Studies Review Gr. 1-4
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Southeastern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Southwestern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Spanish American War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide TVA
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Abolitionist Movement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Alamo
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The American Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Articles of Confederation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Civil War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Erie Canal
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Jackson Age
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Nation Grows and Expands
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The New Government in Operation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Protestant Reformation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Renaissance in Europe
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Scientific Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The United States Constitution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Urbanization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Western Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Westward Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Women's Rights
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide World War I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide World War II
 
RH.6-8.5. Describe how a text presents information (e.g., sequentially, comparatively, causally). (RH.6-8.5.)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Algonquians
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Egypt
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Greece
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Rome
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Ancient Trade Routes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Archaeology
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Causes of the Civil War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Citizenship and Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Class Systems
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonial Life
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Colonial Period
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonial Settlement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Colonization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Aztecs
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Incas
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Maya
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Economics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide European Exploration and Settlement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide European/Native American Encounter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Leading Up to the Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Exploration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Famous Treaties
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide First Americans
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Forming a Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Geographic Map Terms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Geographic Tools
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Geography
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Great Depression
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Great Migration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Growth of a Nation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Harlem Renaissance
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Holocaust
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Impact of Industrialization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Industrial Growth & Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Industrial Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Industrialization/Economics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Inventors
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Iroquois
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Laws of Supply & Demand
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Local & State Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Map Skills
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Market Economy
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Medieval Europe
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Middle Western Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Moving Southward and Westward
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Holidays, Landmarks, & Symbols
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game New York Map - Physical
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game New York Map - Political
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Northeastern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Notable People
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Notable People-Westward Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Panama Canal
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Pioneer Life
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Progressive Movement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Purposes of Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Resources & Energy
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Social Studies Review Gr. 1-4
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Social Studies Skills
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Southeastern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Southwestern Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Spanish American War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide States and Capitals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide TVA
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Abolitionist Movement
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Alamo
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The American Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Articles of Confederation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Civil War
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Erie Canal
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Jackson Age
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Nation Grows and Expands
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The New Government in Operation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Protestant Reformation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Renaissance in Europe
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The Scientific Revolution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide The United States Constitution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Timelines, Graphs, Charts
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Types of Government
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Urbanization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Urbanization
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Western Region US
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Westward Expansion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide Women's Rights
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide World War I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game & Study Guide World War II
 
Key Ideas and Details
RH.6-8.1. Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources. (RH.6-8.1.)
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RH.6-8.2. Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions. (RH.6-8.2.)
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RH.6-8.3. Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies (e.g., how a bill becomes law, how interest rates are raised or lowered). (RH.6-8.3.)

IA.CC.WHST.6-8.Writing Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies

Writing Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies
Range of Writing
WHST.6-8.10. Write routinely over extended time frames (time for reflection and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences. (WHST.6-8.10.)
Production and Distribution of Writing
WHST.6-8.4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (WHST.6-8.4.)
WHST.6-8.6. Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and present the relationships between information and ideas clearly and efficiently. (WHST.6-8.6.)
Text Types and Purposes
WHST.6-8.1. Write arguments focused on discipline-specific content.
WHST.6-8.1.a. Introduce claim(s) about a topic or issue, acknowledge and distinguish the claim(s) from alternate or opposing claims, and organize the reasons and evidence logically. (WHST.6-8.1.)
WHST.6-8.1.b. Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant, accurate data and evidence that demonstrate an understanding of the topic or text, using credible sources. (WHST.6-8.1.)
WHST.6-8.1.c. Use words, phrases, and clauses to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among claim(s), counterclaims, reasons, and evidence. (WHST.6-8.1.)
WHST.6-8.1.d. Establish and maintain a formal style. (WHST.6-8.1.)
WHST.6-8.1.e. Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the argument presented. (WHST.6-8.1.)
WHST.6-8.2. Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events, scientific procedures/ experiments, or technical processes.
WHST.6-8.2.a. Introduce a topic clearly, previewing what is to follow; organize ideas, concepts, and information into broader categories as appropriate to achieving purpose; include formatting (e.g., headings), graphics (e.g., charts, tables), and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension. (WHST.6-8.2.)
WHST.6-8.2.b. Develop the topic with relevant, well-chosen facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples. (WHST.6-8.2.)
WHST.6-8.2.c. Use appropriate and varied transitions to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts. (WHST.6-8.2.)
WHST.6-8.2.d. Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic. (WHST.6-8.2.)
WHST.6-8.2.e. Establish and maintain a formal style and objective tone. (WHST.6-8.2.)
WHST.6-8.2.f. Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented. (WHST.6-8.2.)
WHST.6-8.3. (See note; not applicable as a separate requirement) (WHST.6-8.3.)