We found 304 resources with the concept the industrial revolution
US History Summer Instructional Packet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCan you boil the historical, cultural, and political events and movements from the last 150 years into a descriptive study guide? You don't have to—it's right here! A thorough resource includes informative text, discussion questions,...
Migrations and Intensification: Crash Course Big History #7
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What happens when the earth reaches its carrying capacity of humans? As human populations grow, societies change from hunters and gatherers to agriculture to the industrial age and beyond. A video takes a global perspective of migration...
The Railroad Journey and the Industrial Revolution: Crash Course World History 214
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Reluctance to accept new technology is not a unique attribute to the 21st century. An informative video from Crash Course World History covers the rollout of the transcontinental railroad during the Industrial Revolution, and whether or...
Modern: Industrialization and Global Integration
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The 18th and 19th centuries saw so many political revolutions around the world that it's difficult to consider the importance and influence of the revolutions that affected each country differently: the agricultural and industrial...
An Introduction to Eric Hobsbawm’s The Age Of Revolution
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the ways that the exploited class has influenced our modern lives with a short study of Eric Hobsbawm's The Age of Revolution: 1789 - 1848. High schoolers discuss the Marxist perspective of how the Industrial Revolution and the...
Neil deGrasse Tyson Replies to Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
President Abraham Lincoln may not be the first name that comes up when discussing scientific advancement in the last two centuries, but Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson believes that Lincoln's efforts during the Civil War paved the way...
Industrial Revolution: Movers, Shakers, and Skyscrapers
6th - 8th
The Industrial Revolution marked a shift in American economy and society, but how? Study the details of the Industrial Revolution, including the major players and economic forces behind the change in culture, with a collection of presentations and study guides.
Isn’t It Exciting? (The American Industrial Revolution and Urbanization)
America was built on the ingenuity, work ethic, and foresight of our ancestors. Sixth graders learn about the complex Gilded Age in American history, including the prominent inventors and captains of industry, and how they all connect...
Urban Politics: Machines and Reformers
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a trip to the turn of the twentieth century with a resource about industrialism in America. With primary source documents and focus questions, learners think about the ways that government groups and organizations paved the way for...
Population Pyramids: Powerful Predictors of the Future
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a very interesting visual for analyzing a country's shift from a pre-industrial society to one with an industrial or post-industrial economy. The video explains how a population pyramid is used to track a country's position in...
The Industrial Revolution: Life in the Cities
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
What was life really like in American during the Industrial Revolution? Middle and high schoolers explore tenement living, assembly lines, factory work, and the blossoming world of technology in a series of educational and engaging...