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15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW Burien, WA 98166

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SS2220: Pacific Northwest History

Course Description

Individually and with others, students examine the origins, purposes, and impact of constitutions, laws, treaties, and international agreements.

Essential Standards

  • Individually and with others, students examine the origins, purposes, and impact of constitutions, laws, treaties, and international agreements.        (D2.Civ.3.6-8)
  • Individually and with others, students explain how economic decisions affect the well-being of individuals, businesses, and society. (D2.Eco.1.6-8)
  • Individually and with others, students explain how the physical and human characteristics of places and regions are connected to human identities and cultures. (D2.Geo.6.6-8)
  • Describe how a text presents information (e.g., sequentially, comparatively, causally). (RH.6-8.5)
  • Identify aspects of a text that reveal an author's point of view or purpose (e.g., loaded language, inclusion or avoidance of particular facts). (RH.6-8.6)
  • Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts. (RH.6-8.7)
  • Write arguments focused on discipline-specific content. (WHST.6-8.1)