Launchpad: Reading Carl Sandburg’s “Chicago”

Carl Sandburg’s 1916 “Chicago” is one of the best known works of 20th century American literature. Using Internet resources, you will learn about the city that Sandburg documented in his poetry.

  • Race in America: Courage and Cowardice

    Created January 27, 2011

    Andrew Bradford publishes first magazine in colonies, “The American Magazine,” beating Benjamin Franklin by three days

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  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman's "The Yellow Wall-paper"—Writing Women

    Created January 25, 2011
  • The Roman World

    Created January 21, 2011
  • The Alphabet is Historic: Mediterranean World

    Created January 21, 2011
  • Tales of King Arthur

    Created January 19, 2011
  • Launchpad: Chaucer's Wife of Bath

    Created January 16, 2011

    Launchpad: Chaucer's "Wife of Bath"

    Chaucer's "The Wife of Bath"

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  • Launchpad: Evaluating Eyewitness Reports Activity 2

    Created January 15, 2011