Warm Up: Quick Write
Look at the image below. Be ready to discuss it. Directions for your quick write: “Describe the living conditions for the average person during the Industrial Revolution?”
Task #1 -Midterm Recap
We are going to look over the midterm individually and see how we did. Where we were strong and where we need improvement.
Task #2 – Grade Checks
I want you to now look over your grades through your student portals and make sure they are accurate. These are the grades that I will be submitting to the school this afternoon for semester grades.
Task #3 – Jobs for Children during the Industrial Revolution
Link -> 8 Worst Jobs for Kids
Each group will be answering the questions below on paper. Be ready to share out.
Group #1 – Which of the jobs do you see as the most dangerous one? Why?
Group #2 – Which of the jobs do you see as the least dangerous? Why?
Group #3 – What safety precautions did you see the workers use in the job descriptions?
Group #4 – Do you think people during the Industrial Revolution cared about their children less than they do today? Explain your answer.
Group #5 – Why do you think as a society workers allowed themselves to be given jobs like these?
Task #4 – Cornell Notes – Introduction to the Industrial Revolution (Day IV)
Downloadable Notes -> cornell-notes-industrial-revolution
Task #5 – Comprehension Quiz
At the end of today’s class we are going to take a quick three question comprehension quiz regarding the Industrial Revolution.