Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
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.
Describe the government of the Roman Republic and its significance (e.g., written constitution and tripartite government, checks and balances, civic duty).
Discuss the influence of Julius Caesar and Augustus in Rome's transition from republic to empire.
Describe the circumstances that led to the spread of Christianity in Europe and other Roman territories.
Identify the location of and the political and geographic reasons for the growth of Roman territories and expansion of the empire, including how the empire fostered economic growth through the use of currency and trade routes.
Trace the migration of Jews around the Mediterranean region and the effects of their conflict with the Romans, including the Romans' restrictions on their right to live in Jerusalem.
Locate and describe the major river systems and discuss the physical settings that supported permanent settlement and early civilizations.
Explain the geographic features of China that made governance and the spread of ideas and goods difficult and served to isolate the country from the rest of the world.
Discuss the legacies of Roman art and architecture, technology and science, literature, language, and law.