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Kids@Work – Then and Now

Kids@work


Sources for this work

The Kids' Stories
cotton slaves cigarette roller
brick worker English Factory
farm girl heater boy
maid
migrant worker wool comber

Kids@work Booklet (pdf)

Sources of information for this project included but not limited to:
WE WERE THERE, TOO! Young people in U.S. History - by Phillip Hoose
A PENNYSLVANIA CHRONICLE. -Judy Oliver
THE FOXFIRE BOOKS -Eliot Wigginton
THE FRENCH WORKER: Autobiographies from the Early IndustrialEra. Edited, translated, -by
Mark Traugott. ...
WHERE THE SUN NEVER SHINES - Priscilla Long
AMERICAN WORKING CLASS LITEREATURE: An Anthology
-by Nicholas Coles (Editor), Janet Zandy (Editor)
http://www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/laborctr/child_labor/about/us_history.html
http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/childlabor/
http://www.hrw.org/children/labor.htm
http://www.readwritethink.org/lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=289
http://www.kidinfo.com/American_History/Industrial_Revolution.html
http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/ppet/labor/page1.asp?secid=31
http://usinfo.state.gov/journals/ites/0505/ijee/harkin.htm
http://hrw.org/reports/1996/India3.htm
http://www.chinalaborwatch.org/
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/21/world/asia/21china.html?ref=world
http://bbsnews.net/article.php/20071203101835991
Slavery Today, a clear and present danger.
by: Matt Renner, t r u t h o u t | Report
Thursday 22 May 2008

A belated but very special Thank You to Ms. Karen Galvin and her fourth grade class for providing the following link:
http://www.shopdirectbrands.com/guide-to-industrial-revolution.html


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