Kids on Strike!

List Price: 10.99

The nearly two million children who worked in the United States are a testimony to the strength of mind and spirit of the children who helped build American industry.

Pages: 208

Pages: 208


This product is currently out of stock and unavailable.

Buy on

Kids on Strike! tells the story of children who stood up for their rights against powerful company owners. By the early 1900s nearly two million children were in the United States work force. Their tiny fingers, strong eyesight, and boundless energy made them perfect employees. But after years and years of working long hours every day under harsh and inhumane conditions, children began to organize and make demands in order to protect themselves. They fought for better wages, fairer housing costs, and safer working environments.

  • Tapestry of Grace families: Use for a read-aloud for 6 weeks.



There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Kids on Strike!”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Scroll to Top