State Standards - Social Studies

Grade PK
Standard 5.0 History: Students will use historical thinking skills to understand how individuals and events have changed society over time.
A. Change Over Time
1. Distinguish among past, present, and future time
a. Describe the events of the day (things that have happened in the immediate past, in the present and might happen in the future) using terms, such as morning/afternoon, night/day
B. Emergence, Expansion and Changes in Nations and Empires
C. Conflict between Ideas and Institutions


MSDE has developed a toolkit for these standards which can be found online at:


Date: 1/27/2015