Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Agriculture and livestock (e.g., soybeans in West TN, tobacco in Middle TN, and dairy in East TN)
Identify the Lost State of Franklin as Tennessee’s first attempt at statehood, and explain the reasons for its failure.
Explain how the name “Tennessee” originated from the Yuchi language, referring to where the rivers come together.
Describe familiar people, places, things, and events within a student’s home, school, and community.
Rock ‘n’ roll (e.g., Elvis Presley, Stax Records, and Sun Studio)
Compare and contrast family traditions and customs, including: food, clothing, homes, and games.
Explain the significance of the Watauga Settlement on Tennessee history, including the following: Watauga Compact, Dragging Canoe, John Sevier, and Nancy Ward.
Locate the Territory South of the River Ohio (i.e., Southwest Territory), identify its leaders, and explain how it was the first step to Tennessee’s statehood.