• Blog 3 Bells 2 & 4

    Posted by Jerry Riggs at 2/8/2016

    Suppose that you are living in the early 1900s and have just read a muckraker article exposing corruption or a social injustice.  Write a letter  to a friend about the problem and how the problem can be fixed through Progressivism.  Blog 3 needs to be 10 sentences.  Remember to edit your writing.

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  • Blog 3 Bell 3

    Posted by Jerry Riggs at 2/8/2016

    Suppose that you are living in the early 1900s and have just read a muckraker article exposing corruption or a social injustice.  Write a letter  to a friend about the problem and how the problem can be fixed through Progressivism.  Blog 3 needs to be 7 sentences.  Remember to edit your writing.

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  • Blog 2 Bells 2 & 4

    Posted by Jerry Riggs at 2/1/2016

    In this week’s blog you will need to research a labor dispute in the 1900s or 2000s.  It can be either a strike or a lockout.  What caused the dispute?  What corporation was involved in the dispute and what union was involved in the dispute?  How did the opposing sides come to an agreement to resume work?  This blog needs to be 10 sentences in length.  This blog is due on 2-7-16 at 11:59 p.m.  Remember to edit your writing.

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  • Blog 2 Bell 3

    Posted by Jerry Riggs at 2/1/2016

    In this week’s blog you will need to research a labor dispute in the 1900s or 2000s.  It can be either a strike or a lockout.  What caused the dispute?  What corporation was involved in the dispute and what union was involved in the dispute?  How did the opposing sides come to an agreement to resume work?  This blog needs to be 7 sentences in length.  This blog is due on 2-7-16 at 11:59 p.m.  Remember to edit your writing.

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  • Blog 1 Bell 3

    Posted by Jerry Riggs at 1/25/2016

    We are going to study about inventors and inventions during the 1870s-1890s, 1900s, and 2000s.  In your first blog, you will need to write about an inventor and about his or her inventions that changed the way Americans lived.   Write about why the invention was needed and what the invention replaced.   Write about how life changed after the introduction of the new invention.  You can not use Thomas Edison or Alexander Graham Bell.  Your blog needs to be 7 sentences in length.  Please remember to edit your writing. This blog is due 1/31/2016 at 11;59 p.m.

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  • Blog 1 Bells 2 & 4

    Posted by Jerry Riggs at 1/25/2016

    We are going to study about inventors and inventions during the 1870s-1890s, 1900s, and 2000s.  In your first blog, you will need to write about an inventor and about his or her inventions that changed the way Americans lived.   Write about why the invention was needed and what the invention replaced.   Write about how life changed after the introduction of the new invention.  You can not use Thomas Edison or Alexander Graham Bell.  Your blog needs to be 10 sentences in length.  Please remember to edit your writing. This blog is due 1/31/2016 at 11;59 p.m.

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