Students will explain how the rise of big business, factories, mechanized farming, and the labor movement impacted the lives of Americans.
I can describe the growth of industry in the United States, & I can assess its impact on American society.
- Background Question: Create Trading Cards Cornelius Vanderbilt, John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, and J.P. Morgan.
- Notes: The Growth of Industry
- Reflection Question: How did a belief in laissez faire economics lead to the success of men such as Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, and Carnegie?