Instructions: Use the following websites to research the Industrial Revolution. On your blog page, write an explanation of the following in your own words (if you cut and past or copy ANYTHINGÃ¢â‚¬â€œone wordÃ¢â‚¬â€œit will be a ZERO!! Awkward English is okay.)
WhatÃ‚Â was the Industrial Revolution?: One paragraph explanation of what the Industrial Revolution was and why it was important.
How did the Industrial Revolution affect the world?: One paragraph of your own research and your own conclusions about how you think the Industrial Revolution affected the world.
A picture that you thinkÃ‚Â captures the idea ofÃ‚Â the Industrial Revolution.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â (If you canÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t figure out how to get the picture on your blog, you may include a link to the picture.)
Include any additional websites that you use for sources of information. Cut and paste the link on to your blog posting.
History Channel site (includes videos, pictures, explanation about Industrial Revolution) http://www.history.com/topics/industrial-revolution
Information about the Industrial Revolution broken up by European countries: http://www.erih.net/industrial-history.html
Interactive map of the United States with information about what happened during the industrial revolution in several states: http://www.learningliftoff.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/HS_HST_US_S1_04_01_SS_AmericanIndustry.swf
News article about child labor and the Industrial Revolution: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1312764/Britains-child-slaves-New-book-says-misery-helped-forge-Britain.html
Photographs of child labor during the Industrial Revolution http://www.boredpanda.com/child-labor-usa-lewis-hine/