Junior Library Guild : Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and its Legacy by Albert MarrinDetermine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone. Tasks that represents the peak thinking of the lesson - mastery will indicate whether or not objective was achieved. What details does she use to support this central idea? Write a paragraph in which you provide at least two pieces of evidence to support your answer.
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Does the opening quotation tell a reader what to look or listen for in a chapter. How did it differ from or compare to procedures that legal immigrants follow today. So many of the immigrants who perished in the Triangle Fire and others who worked in similar conditions had come to America in pursuit of a dream, a better life and more opportunities than they had known. Explain how specific factors led to the development of the garment-making economy at the turn of the 20th century.Little Rose Schneiderman pp. The people were tenant farmers and their landlords demanded such high rents that the farmers were kept poor. It built no modern roads or bridges there. Other editions.
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The factory was crowded. The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside. One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, But the story of the fire is not the story of one accidental moment in time. It is a story of immigration and hard work to make it in a new country, as Italians and Jews and others traveled to America to find a better life.
The hours were long, unsanitary, workers were charged for the znd. The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside. Often they could not afford decent housing and had to live in crowd. Calpurnia Tate lives in a small Texas town in Annie Schneiderman Valliere Website coming this Summer.