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1 THE GILDED AGE Skim pages Fill in the outline using your book: (copy entire outline and put your answers underneath, but leave some space to add info) -Gilded Age (definition): -Individualism (definition): -Social Darwinism (definition): -Realism (what did artists portray?): -Social Gospel Movement (definition): -Settlement house (definition): -*Jane Addams (who was she?): -Americanization (who is in charge of it?): -Booker T. Washington (what did he start?): SIN #31

2 GILDED AGE: 1870S-1900S Country looks really good on the outside, but underneath the surface you see the reality of really poor people, dirty conditions, struggling to survive Will start to improve

3 INDIVIDUALISM You can rise in society and improve your situation Aka- the American Dream

4 SOCIAL DARWINISM Survival of the fittest (plants and animals) Philanthropy: many Robber Barons ended up giving back to their communities (Carnegie Hall, Rockefeller Center)

5 REALISM Artistic movement to portray things as they actually are Show the poor immigrants, bad working conditions

6 POP CULTURE (PAGE 267) Write 3 activities people could do/see in cities Life in cities wasnt all bad- entertainment, recreation, inventions

7 SOCIAL GOSPEL MOVEMENT Movement to improve conditions in cities by church groups Start of progressive movement

8 SETTLEMENT HOUSE Aka-Hull House Place to go for social services, provided daycare, taught English Jane Addams- started first settlement house

9 AMERICANIZATION Public schools taught young children how to read/write in English Growth of education in USA, but not for African Americans or Native Americans

10 BOOKER T. WASHINGTON Started first African American school (Tuskegee Institute) to teach students a skill

11 CH 3 SECTION 4 GUIDED READING SIN #31 cont. ** Will have some time in class to finish tomorrow


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