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Content Provider
Contact Information
Diane Cizek
dcizek@clevelandart.org
11150 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH  44106
Phone: (216) 707-2468
Program Title
America’s Story Through Art Lesson 3: America Transforming - 1860-1918
Program Type
Program Series
This is part 3 of a 5 part series. You may request all 5 parts or any one individual part.
Program Rating
   based on 8 evaluation(s).
Target Audience
Education: Grade(s) 9, 10, 11, 12
Maximum Number of Participants
30
Minimum Number of Participants
1
Primary Disciplines
Social Studies/History, Fine Arts, Language Arts/English
Program Description
By examining American art and artifacts from the CMA’s collection, this series promotes discussion on America’s national character and heritage. All lessons, developed by teams of teachers, are accompanied by reinforcement materials specifically designed to foster critical thinking skills.

Lesson 3: America Transforming - 1860-1918
Momentous social changes brought about by urbanization, industrialization, immigration and technological inventions.
Program Format
1. Introduce major themes of the lesson.
2. Discuss technological innovations after the Civil War, using artworks from the museum.
3. Discuss social and economic effects of the Civil War, looking at paintings which introduce themes including Social Darwinism and the Gilded Age.
4. Image comparison activity.
5. 19th Century American Thinkers Table activity.

Objectives
Students will understand the many changes that took place in the United States between the Civil War and World War I, particularly in regard to industrialization, urbanization, technology, and social and economic disparities between wealthy and poor people.
Students will learn how America’s ideals were shattered by the Civil War and Urbanization.
National/Common Core Standards to which this program aligns
All programs are aligned with the National Education Standards, Ohio Department of Education Academic Standards, and New York State Learning Standards.
State/Regional Standards to which this program aligns
All programs are aligned with the National Education Standards, Ohio Department of Education Academic Standards, and New York State Learning Standards.
Program Length
40-60 minutes
Program Cost
By Request: $145.00
By Request Premium: $130.00
Program Fee Notes
Purchase orders are due within 10 days of registration. Payment is due in full within 30 days of receiving the invoice. Invoices are sent upon program completion.
Cancellation Policy
Programs are non-refundable, however cancellations due to technical difficulties, school closings, or those received 48 hours in advance may be rescheduled for no additional charge. Rescheduling is subject to availability.
Is recording allowed?
No

Program Delivery Mode(s)
Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Zoom

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