A Christmas Carol Background

Alyssa Ames

Charles Dickens:

Charles Dickens focused on social issues in his story because of his experiences with child labor and being in poverty.


Dickens made Tiny Tim to represent kids in poverty.

Victorian Era

This time was call the Victorian Era because it was during the reign of Queen Victoria from 1837-1901.

Industrialization

The industrial revolution started to raise the standard of living for people.


The industrialization affected many people because they were out of work, so they came to the bigger cities.