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Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   7  
  EALR:   3. GEOGRAPHY The student uses a spatial perspective to make reasoned decisions by applying the concepts of location, region, and movement and demonstrating knowledge of how geographic features and human cultures impact environments.  
  Component:   3.2 Understands human interaction with the environment.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   3.2.3 Understands the role of immigration in shaping societies in the past or present.  
 
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Examples
-Draws conclusions about the role Norwegian immigrants had on urban development in coastal communities.
-Understands the role of the Klondike Gold Rush on the development of Seattle.
Suggested Unit
  • WA—Railroads, Reform, Immigration, and Labor (1889—1930)