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




United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Chattanooga, Tennessee: Train Town relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)

  • Standard 2A- The student understands how the factory system and the transportation and market revolutions shaped regional patterns of economic development.
  • Standard 2B- The student understands the first era of American urbanization.

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

  • Standard 1A- The student understands the connections among industrialization, the advent of the modern corporation, and material well-being.
  • Standard 1B- The student understands the rapid growth of cities and how urban life changed.

 

Back to About This Lesson

Comments or Questions

TCP
National Park Service arrowhead with link to NPS website.