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: How did the Old Guard and Progressive wings of the Republican Party differ in 1912?
- Notes - Progressive Politics
- Reflection Question: To what degree did Woodrow Wilson's policies address the problems of the Progressive Era?