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Inquiry Question

Historical Context





Table of

United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Glen Echo Park: Center for Education and Recreation relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 6: The Development of the Industrial United States (1870 to 1900)

  • Standard 1B- The student understands the rapid growth of cities and how urban life changed.
  • Standard 1D- The student understands the effects of rapid industrialization on the environment and the emergence of the first conservation movement.
  • Standard 2C- The student understands how new cultural movements at different social levels affected American life.

    Era 7: The Emergence of Modern America (1890 to 1930)

  • Standard 3B- The student understands how a modern capitalist economy emerged in the 1920s.
  • Standard 3C- The student understands how new cultural movements reflected and changed American society.

    Era 9: Postwar United States (1945 to early 1970s)

  • Standard 4A- The student understands the "Second Reconstruction" and its advancement of civil rights.


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