What the Dickens!

By: Noah Braun

Charles Dickens

  • Charles Dickens was a great English novelist and one of the most popular writers of all time.
  • He was 58 when he died.
  • Oliver Twist was Charles Dickens's first book that he made.

Industrialization

  • Industrialization is the change in economic and social organization.
  • The period of adjustment, (Industrial Revolution), led to many workers living in extreme poverty.

Victorian Era

  • The Victorian Era took place between 1837-1901.
  • This time of era was named after Queen Victoria.
  • Women did work jobs during the Victorian Era to earn money for the family.

Child Labor & Poverty during Victorian Era

  • Children as young as five worked for money during this time of poverty.
  • Charles Dickens worked in a factory to earn money so he could help pay off the family debt.