Learn about the Newsie strike in 1899 with this Newsies movie study. Newsies is a fun Disney musical based on the true story.
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Newsies Movie Study
This study guide includes eight pages of discussion based activities for upper elementary and middle school students. This guide was created in order to expose kids to the history of the New York Newsboys strikes of 1899 as well as this musical re-telling of it.
There are 11 pages included in this pack.
This packet comes with seven pages of activities and discussion, plus an answer key.
- Newsies Discussion Questions
- The Newsies Strike Reading Comprehension
- Newsies Strike Questions
- Compare and Contrast the True Story
- New York
- Cause and Effect
- The Music
- The Characters
- Write Your Own News Article
- Lessons Learned
- Answer Key