Students will explain how the rise of big business, factories, mechanized farming, and the labor movement impacted the lives of Americans.
I can analyze the effectiveness of Progressive Era political reforms in addressing the problems of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
- Background Question: What was the Social Gospel Movement? How did it influence attempts at reform at the turn of the century?
- Notes - America Moves to the City
- Reflection Question: How successful were reformers at addressing the problems that arose at the turn of the century?