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United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Glorieta and Raton Passes: Gateways to the Southwest
relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)

  • Standard 1C- The student understands the ideology of Manifest Destiny, the nation's expansion to the Northwest, and the Mexican-American War.
  • Standard 2E- The student understands the settlement of the West.

    Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)

  • Standard 2A- The student understands how the resources of the Union and Confederacy affected the course of the war.


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