A baby/small DBQ / inquiry-based lesson comparing working conditions in the meat industry during the early 20th Century and today.
Great intro to argumentative writing in US History. Aligned with SBAC rubric, Common Core Standards, and CA US History Content Standards
C3 aligned with a connection to today -- civic life -- can be turned into an actionable project
--8 short sources included, including The Jungle
-- Sentence frames for SPED accommodations to help make it accessible to all students
-- For all levels! Can be taught in middle or high school -- time to teach it may vary depending on level and previous knowledge about analyzing primary sources and writing argumentative paragraphs.