Historical Research Capabilities
|Historical Thinking Standard
||Common Core Standards
*RI=Reading Informational Text
|Standard Four: Historical Research Capabilities
||Key Ideas and Details
RH 6-8.1: Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources.
RH 11-12.3: Evaluate various explanations for actions or events and determine which explanation best accords with textual evidence, acknowledging where the text leaves matters uncertain.
Craft and Structure
RH 9-10.6: Compare the point of view of two or more authors for how they treat the same or similar topics, including which details they include and emphasize in their respective accounts.
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
RH 11-12.8: Evaluate an author’s premises, claims, and evidence by corroborating or challenging them with other information.
RH 11-12.9: Integrate information from diverse sources, both primary and secondary, into a coherent understanding of an idea or event, noting discrepancies among sources.