Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   9  
  EALR:   1. CIVICS The student understands and applies knowledge of government, law, politics, and the nation's fundamental documents to make decisions about local, national, and international issues and to demonstrate thoughtful, participatory citizenship.  
  Component:   1.3 Understands the purposes and organization of international relationships and U.S. foreign policy.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   1.3.1 Analyzes the relationships and tensions between national interests and international issues in the world in the past or present.  
 
 
Example
-Examines the relationship between the United States and Mexico in addressing labor issues.
Suggested Unit
  • World—International Conflicts (1870—present)