Essential Question: What were the major issues of American during Theodore Roosevelt’s political career?
Standard One: United States History
Standard Four: Economics
Standard Five: Civics and Government
I. Time, Continuity and Change
V. Individuals, Groups and Institutions
VI. Power, Authority and Governance
VII. Production, Distribution and Consumption
X. Civic Ideals and Practices
RI.8:2, SL.8:1, SL.8:3, RH.8:1, RH.8:2.
Objectives: Students will be able to analyze documents in order to identify the key issues that Muckrakers and Theodore Roosevelt wished to solve.
1. Student Detective Worksheet: Discovering Teddy
2. Photograph/Political Cartoon posters