Horn icon. This link bypasses navigation taking you directly to the contents of this page.
  Inquiry Question

Historical Context

Map

Readings

Images

Activities


Table of
Contents




Curriculum Standards for Social Studies
National Council for the Social Studies

"The Honor of Your Company is Requested": Lincoln's Second Inaugural Ball at the Patent Office
relates to the following Social Studies Standards:


Theme I: Culture

  • Standard B-The student explains how information and experiences may be interpreted by people from diverse cultural perspectives and frames of reference.
  • Standard C-The student explains and gives examples of how language, literature, the arts, architecture, other artifacts, traditions, beliefs, values, and behaviors contribute to the development and transmission of culture.

Theme III: People, Places, and Environments

  • Standard H-The student examines, interprets, and analyzes physical and cultural patterns and their interactions, such as land use, settlement patterns, cultural transmission of customs and ideas, and ecosystem changes.

Theme IV: Individual Development and Identity

  • Standard C-The student describes the ways family, gender ethnicity, nationality, and institutional affiliations contribute to personal identity.
  • Standard E-The student identifies and describes ways regional, ethnic, and national cultures influence individuals' daily lives.
  • Standard H-The student works independently and cooperatively to accomplish goals.

Theme V: Individuals, Groups, and Institutions

  • Standard F-The student describes the role of institutions in furthering both continuity and change.

Theme VI: Power, Authority, and Governance

  • Standard B-The student describes the purpose of government and how its powers are acquired, used, and justified.

Theme X: Civic Ideals and Practices

  • Standard G-The student analyzes the influence of diverse forms of public opinion on the development of public policy and decision-making.
 Back to About This Lesson
Comments or Questions
Privacy & Disclaimer

AYD
National Park Service arrowhead with link to NPS website.