Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Discuss the legacies of Roman art and architecture, technology and science, literature, language, and law.
Understand the significance of Queen Hatshepsut and Ramses the Great.
Discuss the main features of Egyptian art and architecture.
Describe the enduring contributions of important Greek figures in the arts and sciences (e.g., Hypatia, Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Euclid, Thucydides).
Discuss daily life, including traditions in art, music, and literature, of early national America (e.g., through writings by Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper).
Identify the location and describe the rise of the Roman Republic, including the importance of such mythical and historical figures as Aeneas, Romulus and Remus, Cincinnatus, Julius Caesar, and Cicero.
Discuss the influence of Julius Caesar and Augustus in Rome's transition from republic to empire.
Note the origins of Christianity in the Jewish Messianic prophecies, the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth as described in the New Testament, and the contribution of St. Paul the Apostle to the definition and spread of Christian beliefs (e.g., belief in the Trinity, resurrection, salvation).
Describe the growth of the Maurya empire and the political and moral achievements of the emperor Asoka.
List the policies and achievements of the emperor Shi Huangdi in unifying northern China under the Qin Dynasty.