Objective: To examine the growth of cities at the turn of the 20th century.
Key Terms and People:
"How the Other Half Lives"
Video - Overview of the Great Migration (2:18)
Video - Jacob Riis (2:07)
Video - George Waring Cleans Up the Slums of NYC (2:06)
Video - George Waring's "White Wings" on the March in 1903 (actual footage)
Common Core Learning Standards:
Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies - 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9,10