Presentation on theme: "A Look into the Lives of American Children in the early 1900s."— Presentation transcript:
A Look into the Lives of American Children in the early 1900s
"There is work that profits children, and there is work that brings profit only to employers. The object of employing children is not to train them, but to get high profits from their work." -- Lewis Hine, 1908 Discuss these questions for each of the following slides 1.What time of the day is this job done? What do you do at this time of day? 2.What hazards might a worker in this job face? What might the pay be like for this job? 3.What skills does this job require? What skills can be learned while doing this job?