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All Classes Aim: The Growth of an Industrial Society: Industrial Workers

Working Conditions and Sweatshops
Women in the Workplace
Child Labor
Labor Unions- The Knights of Labor and the AFL
Samuel Gompers
Collective Bargaining
Strikes and Strikebreakers
Government sides with Business
Haymarket Riot, Homestead Strike

Industrial Workers PowerPoint

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All Classes Aim: Toward an Urban America: The New Immigrants

NY Up-Close: Immigration and the Industrial Revolution Video

New Immigration
European Geography
Immigration, emmigration and migration
Causes of Immigration
The Journey to America
The Statue of Liberty, Emma Lazarus and "The New Colossus"
Ellis Island
Immigration and Eliis Island PowerPoint
Sweatshops
Assimilation to America
Immigrant Communities
The Nativist Movement
The Chinese Exclusion Act
Contributions and new workers

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All Classes Aim: Toward an Urban America: Immigrants come to America

Ken Burns Statue of Liberty Movie

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All Classes Field Trip to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Please arrive at school by 5:30am.

 

All Classes Homework: Read an article in a local newspaper, magazine or online. The article must be school appropriate and the topic must be news about the U.S. If you need help ask a parent or email me for suggestions. No sports articles please! Write a one page reaction paper highlighting the key points of your article.
Please include the article when you hand in your homework
Here are some suggested links for websites:
NY Times Learning Network
CNN Student News
Scholastic News Online
Due Tuesday 10/12

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All Classes Aim: Toward an Urban America: The New Immigrants

NY Up-Close: Immigration and the Industrial Revolution Video

New Immigration
European Geography
Immigration, emmigration and migration
Causes of Immigration
The Journey to America
The Statue of Liberty, Emma Lazarus and "The New Colossus"
Ellis Island
Immigration and Eliis Island PowerPoint
Sweatshops
Assimilation to America
Immigrant Communities
The Nativist Movement
The Chinese Exclusion Act
Contributions and new workers

 


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No School Columbus Day
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All Classes Aim: Current Events and How the Relate to History
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All Classes Aim: Toward an Urban America: Moving to the Cities (Urbanization)

The Growth of Cities
Tenements
Growth of the Middle Class
The Gilded Age
Seeking Solutions-Jane Addams and Hull House
The Skyscrapper
New Designs- Frederick Law Olmstead and Central Park
Subways and Cable Cars and Trollies
The Brooklyn Bridge
Brooklyn Bridge Video

Urban Growth in America Video


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Aim: Spotlight on History- Jane Addams and Jacob Riis

Jane Addams and The Settlement House Movement Handout

Jacob Riis and How the Other Half Lives Worksheet

Photo Slideshow


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Aim: Spotlight on History- The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Handout


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All Classes: Test Review on Immigration, Urbanization and Industrialization.

Test Review Sheet Honors Due Tuesday 10/19

Test Review Sheet Regents Due Tuesday 10/19

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All Classes: Test Review on Immigration, Urbanization and Industrialization.


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All Classes: Test Today on Immigration, Urbanization and Industrialization.

 


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Aim: Honors Classes- Writing a Thematic Essay on Industrialization

Regents Classes: Immigration DBQ

Thematic Essay

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Aim: Honors Classes- Writing a Thematic Essay on Industrialization

Regents Classes: Immigration DBQ

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Worksheet due Tuesday 10/26

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Aim: Honors Classes: The Progressive Movement Project

How to Outline a Textbook Chapter

How to Outline a Chapter Video

Regents Classes: Immigration DBQ

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Worksheet due Wednesday 10/27

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Aim: Honors Classes: The Progressive Movement Project

Regents Classes: Immigration DBQ

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Worksheet due Thursday 10/28

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Aim: Honors Classes: The Progressive Movement Project

Regents Class: Aim: An Age of Reforms-The Populist Movement

The Spoils System
Merit, Civil Service Commission
The Pendelton Act
The Interstate Commerce Act
The Sherman Antitrust Act
Political Bosses (Boss Tweed)
Thomas Nast & Political Cartoons

Guilded Age, Urbanization and Boss Tweed PowerPoint

Boss Tweed Political Cartoon Handout

The Populist Party PowerPoint

America in the 20th Century Video: The Progressive Movement

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Aim: Honors Classes: The Progressive Movement Project

Regents Class: Aim: An Age of Reforms- The Progressive Movement

Muckrakers Handout

The Muckrakers
Jacob Riis How the Other Half Lives
Upton Sinclair The Jungle
Ida Tarbell The History of the Standard Oil Company
Lincoln Steffens The Shame of the Cities
Frank Norris The Octopus

The Progressive Movement PowerPoint

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Aim: Honors Classes: The Progressive Movement Project

Regents Class: Aim: An Age of Reforms- The Progressive Movement

The Progessives and the idea of government regulation of business for the public interest.

Jane Addams Hull House
Robert La Follette and the Wisconsin Idea
Direct Primary Elections
Initiatve
Referendum
Recall
The 16th Amendment

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Worksheet due Monday 11/01

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Regents Class: Aim: An Age of Reforms- The Women's Suffrage Movement

Women's Movement Handout

The Women's Suffrage Movement PowerPoint

Honors Classes: Project presentations begin today.

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Worksheet due Wednesday 11/03


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Regents Class: Aim: The Women's Dress Reform Movement

The Women's Dress Reform Movement

Honors Classes: Project presentations today.

 

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Regents Class Aim: The Progressive Presidents: Teddy Roosevelt

Honors Classes: Project presentation today.

Theodore Roosevelt PowerPoint

Teddy Becomes the youngest President
Trustbuster
Support for Labor
The Square Deal
The Pure Food and Drug Act
The Meat Inspection Act
Conservation and the National Park System

Regents Classes Homework: Complete the Worksheet due Friday 11/05

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Regents Class Aim: The Progressive Presidents: William Howard Taft and Woodrow Wilson

Taft the Trustbuster
Taft, Tariffs and the loss of Progressive Support
Teddy Returns- The Election of 1912
The Progressive Party & The Bull Moose Party
Woodrow Wilson and lower Tariffs
The Federal Reserve Act
The Federal Trade Commission
The Clayton Antitrust Act


Honors Classes: Project presentations today.

The Progressive Presidents PowerPoint

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Regents Class Aim: The Progressive Movement: Minorities seeking Justice

Honors Classes: Project presentations today

African Americans and segregation
Lynching
Booker T. Washington Up From Slavery
W.E.B Du Bois and the NAACP
Mexican Americans
Asian discrimination- The Gentleman's Agreement and the Chinese Exclusion Act
Native American Boarding Schools

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