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Curriculum Standards for Social Studies
National Council for the Social Studies

Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site: Monument to the Gilded Age
relates to the following Social Studies Standards:

    Theme I: Culture

  • 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 Environment

  • Standard G - The student describes how people create places that reflect cultural values and ideals as they build neighborhoods, parks, shopping centers, and the like.

    Theme V: Individuals, Groups, and Institutions

  • Standard A - The student demonstrates an understanding of concepts such as role, status, and social class in describing the interactions of individuals and social groups

    Theme VII: Production, Distribution, and Consumption

  • Standard U - The student uses economic concepts to help explain historical and current developments and issues in local, national, or global contexts.

    Theme X: Civic Ideals, and Practices

  • Standard J - The student examines strategies designed to strengthen the "common good," which consider a range of options for citizen action.

 

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