Five files are included in the Spoils System Pack.
- PowerPoint presentation
- Corresponding notes in Microsoft Word and PDF
- Corresponding cloze worksheets in Microsoft Word and PDF
Objective: To examine the early reforms of the Progressive Era.
Key Terms and People:
President James Garfield
Civil Service Commission
Interstate Commerce Act
Interstate Commerce Commission
Sherman Anti-trust Act
Video - How Doctor's Killed President Garfield (7:43)
Video - The Sherman Anti-trust Act Explained (6:11)
Common Core Learning Standards:
Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies - 1,2,4,7