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Inquiry Question

Historical Context





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United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

The Liberty Bell: From Obscurity to Icon relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801 to 1861)

  • Standard 3A- The student understands the changing character of American political life in "the age of the common man."
  • Standard 4B- The student understands how Americans strived to reform society and create a distinct culture.

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

  • Standard 2C- The student understands how new cultural movements at different social levels affected American life.

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

  • Standard 1B- The student understands Progressivism at the national level.

    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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