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Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   9  
  EALR:   4. HISTORY The student understands and applies knowledge of historical thinking, chronology, eras, turning points, major ideas, individuals, and themes in local, Washington State, tribal, United States, and world history in order to evaluate how history shapes the present and future.  
  Component:   4.1 Understands historical chronology.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   4.1.1 Analyzes change and continuity within a historical time period.  
 
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Examples
-Examines how Spain under Ferdinand and Isabella changed with the influx of trade while still preserving the monarchy.
-Examines how the impact of guns caused some countries to form and others to maintain their power.
Suggested Unit
  • World—Global Expansion and Encounter (1450—1750)