I can summarize the changes that took place in American cities from 1860-1915, & I can predict the problems that will arise as a result.
Critical Vocabulary: Jacob A. Riis, How the Other Half Lives, “Muckrakers,” Lincoln Steffens, Ida Tarbell, Eugene V. Debs, William “Big Bill” Haywood, Mary Harris “Mother” Jones, Industrial Workers of the World, Social Gospel Movement, Robert La Follette, Wisconsin Idea, National Child Labor Committee, Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, Florence Kelley, National Consumers League, Muller v. Oregon, National American Woman’s Suffrage Association, Nineteenth Amendment, Plessy v. Ferguson, Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee Institute, “Atlanta Compromise,” W.E.B. Du Bois, Niagara Movement
- Background Question: Who is credited with inventing the light bulb in 1878?
- Citizenship Test Question: Who is the current Vice President of the United States?
- Vice President Pence
- Vice President Gore
- Vice President Biden
- Vice President Cheney
- Collaborative Learning: America Moves to the City Chart
- Reflection Question: How did the invention of the light bulb in 1878 impact life in American cities?
Homework: America Moves to the City
Tentative Test Date: February 2