A Christmas Carol Background

Charlotte R.

Charles Dickens

  • He wrote a book about the Victorian Era while he was in era.
  • When poverty hit he helped the children who had to go work for their family.
  • He didn't support Child Labor because kids died during their job they were doing.

Industrialization & Poverty

  • Industrialization changed how people moved from place to place and how they worked.
  • Poverty had kids go to work for their parents to earn money because they were poor.

Child Labor & Victorian Age

  • Children had to work for their family to earn enough money to live off of.
  • The Victorian Age was when the last monarch of the royal houses began her reign.
  • The Victorian Age changed how people viewed things and how to do them.