Week 20 Social Studies Jan. 8-12

Learning objectives for the week:
*I can describe the role of Buffalo Soldiers in settling the West, including Tennessee native George Jordan. 
*I can summarize why the United States was viewed as the land of opportunity by immigrants versus a growing sense of protectionism and nativism by American citizens.
*I can describe child labor and working conditions in factories
*I can analyze the role of Samuel Gompers and the American Federation of Labor in changing standards for working conditions. 
 
Monday 1/15 No School- MLK Jr. Day