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Populists Advise Progressives

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http://rims.k12.ca.us/activity/populist/

Description: You are among a group of Populists who have been invited to make an advisory speech to the newly founded Progressive Party. The year is 1900; the location is Madison, Wisconsin. Your group of Populists include the following important leaders: William Jennings Bryan; Mary E. Lease; Tom Watson; William Peffer; Annie Diggs; James B. Weaver; Jerry "Sockless" Simpson; Henry George; Ignatius Donnelly; William A. White; & Davis "Bloody Bridles" Waite. As you present your speech, you will be in the persona of one of these Populist leaders and will be advising the Progressives on how to create needed changes in America. Standards 8.12.8, 11.2.8, 11.2.9

Author: Freda Kelly, Truman Middle School

Lesson ID: 837

African American Progressive Education: Iron Hill School

http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/twhp/wwwlps/lessons/58iron/58iron.htm

Description: Explore concepts of Progressive Era education, and learn how the philanthropic efforts of Pierre Samuel du Pont helped transform Delaware's education system for African-American school children. Experience what learning was like at at "Iron Hill School Number 112C," through interviews with former pupils, and other source materials. Standard 11.2.9

Author: Susan Brizzolara Wojcik, Historic Preservation Planner, New Castle County Department of Land Use

Lesson ID: 32

Grangers and the Populists: Online Multiple-Choice Quiz

http://regentsprep.org/Regents/core/questions/questions.cfm?Course=USHG&TopicCode=3d

Description: Here is a set of 23 questions on the Granger and Populist Movements. They were prepared for the New York Regents Exam review. The questions, the correct answer and an explanation of the answer are provided. Standards 8.12.8 and 11.2.8

Author: , Oswego City School District

Lesson ID: 57

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