United States History Standards for Grades 5-12
| Knife River: Early Village Life on the Plains
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.
Era 2: Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
- Standard 1B- The student understands the European struggle for control of North America.
Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
- Standard 1A- The student understands the international background and consequences of the Louisiana Purchase, the War of 1812, and the Monroe Doctrine.
- Standard 1B- The student understands federal and state Indian policy and the strategies for survival forged by Native Americans.