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Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
28. Day 16
All Classes Test Review Today on Unit 1 Reconstruction and Westward Expansion

Jeopardy Review

Regents Classes Homework: America History of Our Nation Textbook chapter 18: Industry and Urban Growth complete the homework handout. Monday 9/29

Honors Classes Homework: Outline Textbook chapter 18 section 1: A New Industrial Revolution pages 608- 613 Due Monday 9/29
29. Day 17
Test Today All Class: District Unit Test on Reconstruction and Westward Expansion
30. Day 18
Aim: Inventions, Henry Ford, the Assembly Line and Mass Production. Core Curriculum Lesson. Essay writing in class today.

Video: Henry Ford and the Assembly Line

Henry Ford and the Assembly Line Handout and Essay Assignment.

Honors Classes Homework:
Outline Textbook chapter 18: Big Business and Organized Labor pages 608- 613 and complete the worksheet. Monday 10/5

Regents Classes Homework: America History of Our Nation Textbook chapter 18: Big business and Organized Labor. Complete the essential questions and vocabulary worksheet. Due Monday 10/5

1. Day 19
Aim: Inventions, Henry Ford, the Assembly Line and Mass Production.

Google Presentation on Edison, Ford and Jobs

Worksheet for Edison, Ford, Jobs and the economy.

Google Presentation on Inventions

Inventions Graphic Organizer

Thomas Edison and the Electric Light bulb Video

Frankenstein Movie 1910 Edison


2. Day 20
Aim: The Economics of the Growth of Big Business.

Factors of Production
stock, shareholders.
Profits and dividends
Stockbrokers / Stock Exchange
Banks, loans, interest rates
Installment Loans
Supply and Demand
Tradional, Command and Free Market (Free Enenterprise)
Capitalism) Socialism Communism

Economic Vocabulary Worksheet

Basic Economics Worksheet

Economics and Economic Systems Google Presentation

Video: How the Stock Market Works

5. Day 21
Aim: Big Business leads to the Growth of Industry.

Case Study: John D. Rockefeller and the Standard Oil Company

John D Rockefeller Video

The Standard Oil Trust
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Integration 
Raising Capital: Corporations
Monopolies and Trusts
Laissez-faire capitalism

Standard Oil Political Cartoons

6. Day 22
Aim: Big Business leads to the Growth of Industry

Case Study: Andrew Carnegie And John D. Rockefeller. Captains of Industry or Robber Barons?

Rockefeller Carnegie Video

The Robber Barons Video

Government Regulation:
Video: Industrialization part1

Video: Industrialization part 2

 

7. Day 23
Aim: Big Business leads to the Growth of Industry

Robber Barons or Captain of Industry Google Presentation

Case Study: Andrew Carnegie And John D. Rockefeller. Captains of Industry or Robber Barons?

Rockefeller Carnegie Video

The Robber Barons Video

Government Regulation:
Video: Industrialization part1

Video: Industrialization part 2

All Classes Homework:
America History of Our Nation Textbook chapter 18: Imimigration 625-629 Read the assigned pages and complete the homework handout.Due Tuesday 10/13

8. Day 24

All Classes Field Trip to Ellis Island

9. Day 25
Aim: How did unions look to fix the problems of industrial workers at the turn of the 20th Century?

Industrial Workers Google Presentation

Women and Unions
The ILGWU (International Ladies Garment Workers Union)

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Video

CBS News: The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Video

Shirtwaist Factory Music Video

Socialism Explained Video 

Anarchy Explained Video

Unions Act and Strike while  Government sides with big business

Case Study: The Haymarket Riot
Video Part 1Part 2

The First Labor Day And The Pullman Strike Video

12. 13. Day 26
Aim: What was life like for the Industrial Workers at the turn of the 20th Century?

Child Labor Google Presentation

Case Study: Child Labor and the Photographs of Lewis Hines

Online Archive of the Photographs of Lewis Hines

National Archives Photos

Early Labor Unions Videos

Labor Unions Video

Awesome Stories Child Labor

The Knights of Labor
The AFL (American Federation of Labor)
Samuel Gompers
Collective Bargaining

14. Day 27
Aim: What waslife like for the immigrants who journeyed to American through Ellis Island?

Exploring the Ellis Island Experience

Nine Things You Did Not Know About Ellis Island

Ellis Island Museum Worksheet

Honors Classes Homework: Complete the Homework Hondout Due Friday 10/16

Regents Classes Homework: Homework 1 Moving to the City. Due Friday 10/16

15. Day 28
Aim: What was the immigrant experience in America like for the new immigrants?

Finding Work and Sweatshops
Assimilation
Building Immigrant Communities
China Town and Little Italy

Push Pull Factors for Immigration: Google Presentation

The Immigrant Experience Google Presentation

Informative essay on Jacob Riis.
16. Day 29
Unit Three. Aim: Moving to the Cities. Tenements and the need for Urban Reform.

Jacob Riis Google Presentation

The Photos of Jacob Riis Google Presentation

Jacob Riis Handout

Urbanization Google Presentation

Moving to America Google Presentation

All Classes Homework: Complete the test review sheet.
Honors Review Sheet
Regents Review Sheet
Due Tuesday 10/20

19. Day 30
Aim: Nativist backlash against the New Immigrants.

Nativists Backlash Google Presentation

The Nativist Movement

The Chinese Exclusion Act
The Immigration Act of 1917

Nativist Political Cartoons

Review Video: The American Industrial Revolution

20. Day 31
All Classes Test Review Today
21. Day 32
All classes unit test on Immigration, Urbanization and the Rise of Big Business

 

All Classes Homework: Complete Homework Handout 2: The Progressive Movement Corruption in the Cities. Due Thursday 10/22

22. Day 33
All Classes: Essay writing and work evaluation day. Please report to the computer lab.

 

 

All Classes Homework: Complete Homework Handout 3: The Muckrakers. Due Friday 10/23

23. Day 34
Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Muckrakers Project

Progressive Era: Muckrakers Google Presentation

 

All Classes Homework: Complete the Homework 4, Women and Progressives Handout. Due Wednesday 10/28.

26. Day 35
Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Muckrakers Project

Progressive Era: Muckrakers Goggle Presentation

27. Day 36
Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Muckrakers Project

28. Day 37
Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Muckrakers Project

All Classes Homework: Complete Homework Handout 5. The Progressive Presidents. Due Monday 11/2

29. Day 38
Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Students will present their projects today.

30. Day 39
Aim: How did the Muckrakers expose problems in business and government?

Progressive Era: Muckrakers Goggle Presentation

Students will present their projects today.

 

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