Online lesson plans. Developed by participants in the 2010 National Endowment for the Humanities Landmarks in American History and Culture Workshops for School Teachers "America's Industrial Revolution" at The Henry Ford.
This Resource is for:Educators
Theme:America's Industrial Revolution
Type of Use:Unit Plan
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; Geography; Economics; Civics; World History; Technology/Engineering; Cross-disciplinary Thinking
Grade/Age Level:High School
Time Period:Era 2: Colonization and Settlement; Era 3: Revolution and the New Nation; Era 4: Expansion and Reform; Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction; Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States; Era 7: The Great Depression and WWII; Era 8: Post-WWII United States; Era 9: America in a new global age
Tags:steam, agriculture, farm, men, women, automobile, inventing, Thomas Edison, industrialization, labor, union, strike, patent, innovation, invention, culture, technology, field trip, DBQ, NEH