History of the Democratic Party


Resource ID#: 167540 Primary Type: Tutorial


General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 7, 11
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 16 Minute(s)
Keywords: Thomas Jefferson, Democratic Party, Progressivism, liberal, Civil Rights Movement, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Democrats, FDR, LBJ, Lyndon B. Johnson, Andrew Jackson, Woodrow Wilson, New Deal, Great Society, William Jennings Bryan, U.S. History, grade 7, grade 11
Instructional Component Type(s): Tutorial Video/Audio/Animation
Resource Collection: Social Studies - U.S. History Existing Student Tutorials

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