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Teaching Jacksonian democracy

Jacksonian democracy

Andrew Jackson became the nation’s seventh president in 1828. He was—and still is—one of the country’s most controversial presidents.

American Yawp
Stanford University Press

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Should Jackson be remembered today as a hero for democracy?
STANDARDS:
RH.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.7 - Visual Information

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,4
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