Education: Document Showcase:

Industrialization & Child Labor in New York

Interdisciplinary Extension Activities

English Language Arts (ELA)
Have students locate a photograph of a child working in a factory or tenement from one of the following websites and write a poem about the child:
For a good prompt for the poem, see

Social Studies
Research instances of child labor existing in the world today.

Analyze graphs showing world labor statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (