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Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   12  
  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:   4.2 Understands and analyzes causal factors that have shaped major events in history.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   4.2.2 Analyzes how cultural identity can promote unity and division.  
 
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Examples
-Examines how ethnic and cultural groups align themselves with particular political candidates and parties in the United States.
-Examines how multicultural societies have responded to the challenge of creating unified nations that recognize the diversity of their citizens and embrace a set of shared values and goals.
Suggested Unit
  • CWP—Human Rights