fbpx
Menu Close

Chicago Fire

2021 Caboodle

Book for this class: What Was the Chicago Fire?

Lesson 1

Homework
Read Chapters 1 & 2

Vocabulary
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Catherine O’Leary
  • Horse College (Detroit)
  • Watchman
  • Bucket Brigade
Map It

Chicago
Detroit, MI
Cincinnati, OH
Williamsburg, VA

Videos

Fighting Fire Fighters

Old Lady Leary Song

Lesson 2

Homework
Read Chapters 3, 4 & 5

Vocabulary

Daniel “Peg Leg” Sullivan

Chicago Tribune
Chemical Fire Extinguisher
Telegraph
Silo
Stockyards
Sophisticated
Spires
calamity
Saloon
immigrants
laborer

Chicago Nicknames

Garden City
Gem of the Prairie
Windy City

Map It

Gulf of Mexica
Mississippi River
Hudson River
Erie Canal
Chicago River

Lesson 3

Homework
Read Chapters 6, 7 & 8

Vocabulary

Chicago Times

Steeple
lumberyards
magnificent
cinders
Stockyards

Lesson 4

Homework
Read the rest of the book

Vocabulary

  • Major General Philip Sheridan
  • Peshtigo Fire
  • “Chicago’s Little Fire”
  • Columbian Exposition (Fair)
  • Chicago Fire Academy
  • martial law
Great Peshtigo Fire

2021SAVE50

Discount Code

2021SAVE50

Half Off Annual Family Subscription

Renews at this Low Rate Each Year

Holler Box
%d bloggers like this: