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United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Decatur House: A Home of the Rich and Powerful relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801 to 1861)

  • Standard 1A- The student understands the international background and consequences of the Louisiana Purchase, the War of 1812, and the Monroe Doctrine.
  • Standard 2B- The student understands the first era of American urbanization.
  • Standard 3A- The student understands the changing character of American political life in "the age of the common man."

 

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