A variety of lesson plans and activities cover notable people, events, and issues from the Progressive Era in the United States. Notable people include: Bell, Edison, Ford, Gould, Stanford, Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Morgan, Schwab, Rockefeller, and DuBois. Immigration, workers;#39; wages and conditions, labor unions, the Spanish-American War, muckrakers, business law, Temperance, women;#39;s suffrage, and other hot topics also included. This unit consists of complete and easy-to-use lesson plans along with study guides and differentiated tests. Like all InspirEd materials, they incorporate critical and creative thinking, test-taking skills, reading and writing in the content area, and much more!Copyright 2009. Middle school, high school. Reproducible. 100 pages.Book Download: PDF. Adobe Reader required to view PDF.Print Book: Softcover, 8 x 11 inches.