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Historical Context





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United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

The Emerald Necklace: Boston's Green Connection
relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)

  • Standard 2B- The student understands the first era of American urbanization.

    Era 6: The Development of the Industrial United States

  • 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.


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