the student will be able to describe how science and technology have changed communication, transportation, and recreation; and
: explain how science and technology have changed the ways in which people meet basic needs.
identify contributions of historical figures, including Thurgood Marshall, Irma Rangel, John Hancock, and Theodore Roosevelt, who have influenced the community, state, and nation;
: identify historical figures such as Amelia Earhart, W. E. B. DuBois, Robert Fulton, and George Washington Carver who have exhibited individualism and inventiveness; and
: explain how people and events have influenced local community history.