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Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History)

Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History) In this common-core activity students will learn about three different strikes from the union movement during the American Industrial Revolution: The Homestead Strike, The Pullman Strike and the Haymarket Affair. An engaging presentation is included that includes film clips, pair-share questions, class and a formative assessment. Students will analyze two different perspectives of the Homestead Strike. TES

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Unions Turn Violent Presentation & Source Analysis Activity (U.S. History) In this common-core activity students will learn about three different strikes from the union movement during the American Industrial Revolution: The Homestead Strike, The Pullman Strike and the Haymarket Affair. An engaging presentation is included that includes film clips, pair-share questions, class and a formative assessment. Students will analyze two different perspectives of the Homestead Strike. Pin it now!

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Homestead Pennsylvania was a company town under Carnegie Steel that was the sight of a major worker strike due to wage cuts. I had to call in the in the Pinkerton Agents and the National Gaurd

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