Grades 4-8. This set of curated primary sources can be used for inquiry-based learning exercises and projects. Each document falls under the umbrella topic of tenements and immigration. Suggested projects are included for the educator as a springboard for research-based projects.
In the 1930s, an ambitious program to reshape China was cut short by war, but offered a model for community development.
One of the first large-scale philanthropic foundations in the United States was created out of industrial wealth and came to reach around the globe.
A short-lived environmental research program in the 1970s was an early foray into climate change funding.