SS6H2 The student will explain the
development of Latin America and the Caribbean and Canada as colonies of European nations and on through their independence.
(a) Describe the importance of African slavery on the development of the Americas. (b) Explain the importance of the Spanish
mission system in developing Latin America.
SS6G1 The student will be able to describe
and locate the important physical and human characteristics of Latin America and the Caribbean and Canada. (a) Describe
and locate major physical features; include the Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Alaska, Hudson Bay, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico,
the Great Lakes, Panama Canal, Amazon River, Andes Mountains, Rocky Mountains, Sierra madre Mountains, St. Lawrence River,
patagonia, Atacama Desert, and Rio de la Plata. (b) Describe and locate Canada and the nations of Latin America; include Cuba,
Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, panama, Columbia, Venezuela, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Argentina, Bolivia,
Uruguay, Paraguay, Peru, Haiti, and Jamaica.
SS6H4 The student will describe the important
developments in Europe between 1400 CE and 1800 CE. (d) Explain the importance of exploration in the development
of Europe; include the work of Prince Henry the Navigator, Columbus, and Hudson. (e) Trace the empires of Portugal, Spain,
the Netherlands, England, and France in Africa, the Americas, and Asia.