SS6H1 Explain conflict and change in Latin America.
the influence of African slavery on the development of the Americas.
b. Describe the influence of the Spanish and the
Portuguese on the language and religions of Latin America.
SS8H1 Evaluate the impact of
European exploration and settlement on American Indians in Georgia.
Describe the characteristics of American Indians living in Georgia at the time of European contact; to include culture, food,
weapons/tools, and shelter.
b. Explain reasons for European exploration
and settlement of North America, with emphasis on the interests of the Spanish and British in the Southeastern area.
c. Evaluate the impact of Spanish contact on American Indians, including the explorations of
Hernando DeSoto and the establishment of Spanish missions along the barrier islands.
SOUTH CAROLINA'S - GRADE 8
Standard 8-1: The student will demonstrate
an understanding of the settlement of South Carolina and the United States by Native Americans, Europeans, and Africans.
8-1.1 Summarize the collective and individual aspects of the Native American
culture of the Eastern Woodlands tribal group, including the Catawba, Cherokee, and Yamasee.
8-1.2 Compare the motives, activities, and accomplishments
of the exploration of South Carolina and North America by the Spanish, French, and English.
8-1.3 Summarize the history of
English settlement in New England, the mid-Atlantic region, and the South, with an emphasis on South Carolina as an example
of a distinctly southern colony.