SS.5.A.5.3

Explain the significance of historical documents including key political concepts, origins of these concepts, and their role in American independence.

Clarifications

Examples may include, but are not limited to, the Magna Carta, the English Bill of Rights, the Mayflower Compact, Common Sense, the Declaration of Independence.
General Information
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade: 5
Strand: American History
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
5021070: Social Studies Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)
7721016: Access Social Studies - Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2023, 2023 and beyond)

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
SS.5.A.5.In.2: Identify that the Declaration of Independence stated that colonists wanted freedom from England.
SS.5.A.5.Su.2: Recognize that the colonists supported the Declaration of Independence.
SS.5.A.5.Pa.2: Recognize that the colonists wanted freedom from a king.

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