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"Frontier Justice in Dakota" - North Dakota Social Studies Standards

8th grade

8.1.1 Apply various primary and secondary resources (e.g., historical maps, diaries, speeches, pictures, charts, graphs, diagrams, time lines specific to North Dakota) to acquire, analyze and evaluate information 

8.2.10 Explain the significance of key events (e.g., settlement and homesteading, statehood) and people (e.g., Quentin Burdick, Roger Maris, Louise Erdrich) in North Dakota

8.3.3 Describe how technological advances (e.g., cotton gin, McCormick reaper, steamboat, steam locomotives) impacted the North and South.

9th -12th grade

9-12.1.2 Employ, interpret, and evaluate historical documents (e.g., primary and secondary sources, fact and fiction) to enhance the understanding of social studies content

9-12.1.3 Use research processes to collect, organize, evaluate, and synthesize information (e.g., questioning techniques, research paper, presentation, mini-essays, debates, current events analysis)

9-12.3.7 Analyze the conflict among the social goals of an economic system (e.g., security, freedom, equity, efficiency, stability and growth)

1/8 miles W and 1/8 miles S of
Medora Chimney Park -
west edge of Medora
De Mores Memorial Park -
downtown Medora, ND 58654
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The Interpretive Center is open year round
Winter: Labor Day-Memorial Day
9 a.m.-5 p.m. MDT, Tuesday-Saturday, with the last tickets sold at 4 p.m.
Summer: Memorial Day-Labor Day
8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily with the last tickets sold at 4:30 p.m.

The Chateau is open May-October, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, weather permitting. Please call to verify.

Chimney Park and DeMores Memorial Park open year round.

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phone: 701.623.4355
fax: 701.623.4921

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