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Political Machine Boss Tweed Learn by Practice
In this lesson, students get to understand how political machines worked by actually becoming one! (There is no better way to learn how crooks work than by being a crook yourself). Divide the class in pairs and tell them that they are the city boss of New York (Boss Tweed) sitting at the top of a po
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3107-7 Gilded Age Political Machines Game
In this COMPLETE lesson from InspirEd Educators, students will play a game that demonstrates the workings of political machines in the Gilded Age. Lesson warm up, teacher instructions, teacher answers, guiding discussion questions, all student handouts and activities are included in this CRITICAL T
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Gilded Age Political Machines Cartoon Analysis (Boss Tweed)
There are multiple political cartoons featuring Boss Tweed and Tammany Hall. Students pick two political cartoons to analyze and use the chart to deconstruct the images. Teachers might let students work in pairs, or teachers may have students volunteer to go over some of the cartoons as a whole cl
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Gilded Age- Patronage, Civil Service, Political Machines, and Bosses Skit
This interactive skit is designed for high school U.S. History students to better understand the time period surrounding the Gilded Age and what events happened during this time in America. Students can take on the roles of key historical figures such as immigrants and Boss Tweed.
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Political Machines Activity
Do you need a comprehensive and engaging lesson on the formation of political machines and the influence they had on the poor, immigrants and the election process? This "Investigating Political Machines" activity includes: 1) A document based activity that assess your students's comprehension of p
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Political Machines Bundle
Creating an innovative and engaging lesson can be difficult and time consuming, especially on something as complex as political machines of the late 1800s. We're here to help! This bundle is the complete collection of tools you need to teach urban political machines! This "Political Machines" Bund
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Boss Tweed and the Political Machine video worksheet - USH/APUSH
Boss Tweed and the Political MachineVideo worksheet for a section of the documentary film by Ric Burns, New York: A Documentary – Episode 3 Sunshine and Shadow (link to youtube video provided). This clip discusses the rise and fall of Boss Tweed and the political machine of Tammany Hall. The clip is
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The Workings of a Political Machine - US History/APUSH
The Workings of a Political Machine Primary source document from Tammany Hall district leader, George Washington Plunkitt’s diary. This reading gives great insight into the power of the political machines. Followed by 7 reading comprehension and critical thinking questions perfect for class discuss
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Political Machines Digital Activity
Do you need a comprehensive and engaging lesson on the formation of political machines and the influence they had on the poor, immigrants and the election process? Do you want to bring your classroom into the 21st Century and go totally PAPERLESS? This "Investigating Political Machines" digital ac
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Progressive Era: Political Machines & Spoils System
William Tweed. Political Machines. Tammany Hall.Lesson 1 of The Progressive Era (1877-1920): **CAN BE ALTERED!** Political Machines & the Spoils SystemThis engaging and visually appealing 38-slide PowerPoint presentation is easy to understand with content illustrated with charts and pictures.
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Political Machines (AP US History- 2017-2018 Rubrics)
In this activity, students will examine 7 sources concerning 19th C political machines and will be asked to analyze popular attitudes towards the political machines. This assignment relies on the ACE and ABCDE methods. A power point to introduce this methods is available for free from this store.
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Political Machines History Lab
This history lab asks the students to use evidence to answer the claim question "Were political machines more helpful or harmful to cities." In groups, students are asked to compare three "machines" when answering the claim question and lends itself easily to a culminating Socratic seminar. This d
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Political Machines Handout
Check for student understanding of how political machines work, and how they affect government function.
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Thomas Nast and the Power of Political Machines Cartoon Activity
Engaging student activity analyzing the power of the editorial cartoon during the Progressive Era. Emphasizes Thomas Nast and his cartoons against the Tammany Hall political machine and William "Boss" Tweed. Download included student handout and cartoon selections as well as a link to an excellent i
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Immigration, Political Machines, and Progressive Era PowerPoint
This PowerPoint was designed to utilize Pear Deck which is an interactive slide show software. The PowerPoint reviews European immigration, Tammany Hall, Political Machines and the Progressive Era. This is geared towards US History, and APUSH.
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3106-13 Political Machines of Reconstruction
In this COMPLETE lesson from InspirEd Educators, students will be able to explain political machines and their effects on people and politics of the Reconstruction Era (and beyond). Lesson warm up, teacher instructions, teacher answers, guiding discussion questions, all student handouts and activit
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Full Year U.S. History Course Activity Bundle (Activities Only)
IT IS FINALLY HERE! We are now offering an entire year's worth of activities in a single bundle!!! Are you looking to add state of the art, engaging and impactful activities to your classroom arsenal, but don't have the time to create it all? Do you want to convert your class into a "21st centur
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Immigration and Urbanization
Immigration and Urbanization Worksheets! Are you teaching late 19th and early 20th century immigration to the United States? How about the explosive urban growth in the U.S. during that era? This 29-page Immigration and Urbanization Worksheet packet will provide your students with an extensive e
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Crash Course U.S. History Worksheets ENTIRE SERIES BUNDLE (Episodes 1-47)
47 worksheets, one for each episode! Every question comes with a time stamp option. Variety of question types for high engagement: true/false, fill-in, and free response. Complete answer keys and useful teaching ideas also included! Crash Course U.S. History Worksheets for episodes 1-47, all the w
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Full Year U.S. History Digital Deluxe Bundle
It is finally here! We are now offering an entire years worth of activities PowerPoints and Keynotes in a single bundle. Are you looking to add state of the art, engaging and impactful activities to your classroom arsenal, but don't have the time to create it all? Do you want to convert your clas
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The Gilded Age and Progressive Era Unit Activity Bundle (Activities Only)
Do you need to update your activities, but don't have the time? Are you looking for "state of the art", innovative, and engaging activities to help your students comprehend the Gilded Age and Progressive Era in America? Do you want to convert your class into a "21st century" learning environment? Th
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American History Interactive Notebook and Graphic Organizers Bundle (PART 3)
This interactive notebook bundle includes everything you need to teach about American history from the Gilded Age through World War II. The organizers in this resource can be used on their own, or as a supplement to student notes. Interactive notebooks are a great tool to keep students organized an
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Crash Course US. History Worksheets: Episodes 21-30 BUNDLE
Worksheets for episodes 21-30 of Crash Course U.S. History. Full answer keys included! Convenient for teachers -- one page worksheet per episode means minimal prep, yet each high engagement worksheet is packed with questions, fill-ins, or true/false problems! ---The zip file for this product contai
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Full Year U.S. History Presentation Bundle
It is finally here! We are now offering an entire years worth of PowerPoints and Keynotes in a single bundle. Are you looking to add state of the art, engaging and impactful Presentations to your classroom arsenal, but don't have the time to create it all? This bundle will give you the ability to
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