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Standard 5-3.4

5-3.4 Summarize the impact of industrialization, urbanization, and the rise of big business, including the development of monopolies; long hours, low wages, and unsafe working conditions on men, women, and children laborers; and resulting reform moveme...

Grade(s): 3, 4, 5

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2011

Type
Child Labor in the Carolinas
Child Labor in the Carolinas

Lesson

Employers need employees or workers. During the Second Industrial Revolution in the United States, many new jobs were created. Many of the workers who filled these new jobs were children. The problem...