Introduction to the Industrial Revolution

8th grade, industrial revolution, primary sources, sharon quinn


Sharon's lesson is designed to give the students the opportunity to evaluate the impact of the Industrial Revolution on their lives as well as those in the past. This will be an introduction to a unit on the Industrial Revolution. Throughout the unit students will analyze how the Industrial Revolution influenced the change of America from an agricultural focus to an industrial one, push/pull factors, immigration, and economic impact of various inventions.

Lesson Plan