Reflections on Child Labor Quiz

Down with Child Labor


Now that you’ve finished the quiz, write a quick reflection.  How did you find the quiz itself?  Was it easy/difficult? Was it helpful to see the images with the questions?  What questions do you still have about Child Labor that you want to investigate.  Post your comments below.  Remember, first names and class only.


Fifth Grade Homework

Irish Baby BearHello, Fifth Graders!  Please do the following assignment for next week.

  1. Go to this link:  and read Lewis Hine’s biography.  Copy key details about his life into your white binder – When and where was he born?  What jobs did he have in his life?  What did he do for the National Child Labor Association?
  2. Go to this link:   Read, listen and copy 5.4a (The Industrial Revolution) and 5.4b (Child Labor) quizlets.  Ask someone at home to test you on 5.4b (Child Labor).  You should be able to answer questions like these — In what industry did a spinner girl work?  What did a tipple boy do?  What did a carrying-in boy do in a glass factory? Was a lehr boy’s job dangerous?

See you next week!  Be sure to wear green on St. Patrick’s Day (March 17th).

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