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North Dakota Studies Content Standards

Each North Dakota public and nonpublic elementary and middle school shall provide to students instruction in North Dakota Studies, with an emphasis on the geography, history, and agriculture of the state, in the fourth and eighth grades. (NDCC 15.1-21-01)

To help meet grade 4 course requirements, the North Dakota Studies program at the State Historical Society of North Dakota offers six units and accompanying teacher resources to help teach the geography, history, government, citizenship, and agriculture of the state.

Grade 4 - North Dakota Social Studies Content Standards 
Benchmarks and Standards 
Chart – Alignment to North Dakota Studies Units

Grade 8 - North Dakota Social Studies Content Standards 
Benchmarks and Standards 
Chart – Alignment to North Dakota Legendary
Chart – Alignment to North Dakota: People Living on the Land 
Chart - Common Core Standards – Literacy in History and Social Studies
 

High School - North Dakota Social Studies Content Standards 
Benchmarks and Standards 
Chart – Alignment to North Dakota History 
Chart – Alignment to Governing North Dakota, 2013-2015