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Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History)

Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History) In this common-core activity students will learn about three different strikes from the union movement during the American Industrial Revolution: The Homestead Strike, The Pullman Strike and the Haymarket Affair. An engaging presentation is included that includes film clips, pair-share questions, class and a formative assessment. Students will analyze two different perspectives of the Homestead Strike. TES

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34 Haymarket 1906. This was Beau Brummell's snuff shop and survived into the 1980s. It is now a branch of Paperchase.

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Stephen Grover Cleveland was born on March 18, 1837, in Caldwell, New Jersey to Richard Falley Cleveland and Ann Neal Cleveland. He was the 22nd and 24th President of the United States. His childhood home in Caldwell, NJ is the only home dedicated to this U.S. President.

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Chicago Historical Society and Northwestern University - large educational website about the events leading up to the Haymarket Riot, the subsequent trial and executions, etc. Little-known fact: May Day 1886 was the day of the general strike in Chicago to ask for an 8 hour work day. The Riot was May 4th, as police and protesters clashed over deaths of protesters the previous day. This links to historical materials; follow the link to the "Haymarket Drama" for more information.

The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia tickets from £17.50, starring Damian Lewis. An impossible love affair by Edward Albee unfolds at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from March 2017. London Theatre | The Goat tickets

Nine great common core-aligned activities from the Industry and Immigration era in US history. Includes the step-by-step process that immigrants went through at Ellis Island, a series of theories about how the Chicago Fire started, primary sources about the Haymarket Affair, and more!

Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History) In this common-core activity students will learn about three different strikes from the union movement during the American Industrial Revolution: The Homestead Strike, The Pullman Strike and the Haymarket Affair. An engaging presentation is included that includes film clips, pair-share questions, class and a formative assessment. Students will analyze two different perspectives of the Homestead Strike. Pin it now!

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