Polka Dot Lesson Plans: Social Studies Menu - will need to adapt and clarify for students.but I really do like the idea of letting them choose how they want to present their project. Especially in social studies content.
This lesson covers the major effects of the Industrial Revolution. Rather than simply copying the notes, students must analyze whether each effect was positive or negative and list it in the correct category.
Industrial Revolution was a big factor/catalyst in change in the U. both historically and physically. A lot of the environmental problems and ways people interacted with the land changed after this, making it a hinge of understanding for the Unit.
The American Industrial Revolution & Your Textbook: A Common Core History Lesson
Was the Industrial Revolution good for American society? Utilizing several primary and secondary sources, students will investigate whether all of the gadgets and jobs were worth the backbreaking labor and the hazy, polluted air filling their neighborhoods. $