Progressive Movement

USII.4     The student will demonstrate knowledge of how life changed after the Civil War by
c)   describing racial segregation, the rise of “Jim Crow,” and other constraints faced by African Americans and other groups in the post-Reconstruction South;
e)   describing the impact of the Progressive Movement on child labor, working conditions, the rise of organized labor, women’s suffrage, and the temperance movement.


Child Labor MediaWomen's Suffrage Media

                    Jim Crow Media


Jim Crow Flashcards

Progressive Reforms Hangman

Progressive Reforms Quia Game

Prohibition Site

“I aint used to genteel society,” said Dick. “I shouldn’t know how to behave.”

“Then I could show you. You won’t be a boot-black all your life, you know.”

“No,” said Dick; “I’m goin’ to knock off when I get to be ninety.”

“Before that, I hope,” said Frank, smiling.

- Horatio Alger, Ragged Dick, 1868