Growing a Nation

National History Standards & Agriculture

Era 3: Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820s)

The impact of the American Revolution on politics, economy, and society.

Standard 2B
The student understands the economic issues arising out of the Revolution.

Grade Level Therefore, the student is able to
5-12 Analyze the factors that led to Shay's Rebellion. [Analyze multiple causation]
7-12 Explain the dispute over the western lands and evaluate how it was resolved. [Draw upon data in historical maps]
9-12 Explain how the Continental Congress and the states attempted to rebuild the economy by addressing issues of foreign and internal trade, banking, and taxation. [Formulate a position or course of action on an issue]