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  1800s Chicago

Task 1: Based on the information provided from sources one through
              three, describe the City of Chicago during the late 1800s.
              Cite evidence from the source.

Task 2: Based on information from the sources, what challenges did the
              people of Chicago face. Give three examples and cite the source.

 

   

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Write a narrative:

You recently got a job to write short stories for a childrenís magazine. The magazineís feature article for the month is about Chicago in the late 1800s. Your task is to write a short story illustrating what life was like during this time period, so your young readers will feel like they were there in the that time period. You will write a short story based on a fictional character, however the challenges and setting will be real for that historical time period. Remember your goal is to make your reader feel as though they are in Chicago in 1871.