Progressive Era Politics
Assignments & Activities
Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching Progressive Era Politics Teacher Pass
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Quotation Analysis: Theodore Roosevelt
In order to philosophically defend an expanded role for government in American society, Progressives needed to address the conception of "liberty" that had prevailed for much of the nineteenth century. In this exercise, your students will explore...
Document Analysis: The Social Gospel versus Social Darwinism
In this exercise, your students will draw upon excerpts from Walter Rauschenbusch's Theology for the Social Gospel in order to explore the contrasting philosophies of Social Darwinism and the Social Gospel. 1. Review with your stu...