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Inquiry Question

Historical Context





Table of

United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Gran Quivira:
A Blending of Cultures in a Pueblo Indian Village

relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 1: Three Worlds Meet (Beginnings to 1620)

  • Standard 1A- The student understands the patterns of change in indigenous societies in the Americas up to the Columbian voyages.
  • Standard 2A- The student understands the stages of European oceanic and overland exploration, amid international rivalries, from the 9th to 17th centuries.
  • Standard 2B- The student understands the Spanish and Portuguese conquest of the Americas.

    Era 2: Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)

  • Standard 1B- The student understands the European struggle for control of North America.
  • Standard 3A- The student understands colonial economic life and labor systems in the Americas.


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