FQ: What were the negative effects of the Industrial Revolution on Britain? вЂў вЂў вЂў вЂў Agenda (10 min)- Do Now (15 min)- Mini Lesson: Notes: Effects of IR on Britain (25 min)- Video Clip: Child Labor (10 min)- Final Thought Questions Do Now Complete Document Document #1- Table 1,2,3 Document #2- Table 4,5,6 Document #7- Table 7,8,9, Share out- Camera Homework Organize and gather all documents for the Industrial Revolution Unit. Next class we will be writing the essay. Documents вЂў Class: Why did the IR start in England (DBQ) вЂў Homework: Industrial Revolution (DBQ) вЂў Class: Technology Documents (website) вЂў Class: Movie: Children of the Revolution (website) вЂў No document no lesson! FQ: What were the positive and negative effects of the Industrial Revolution on Britain? Industrialization Changes Ways of Life вЂў Growth of factory system-manufacturing goods in central location brought waves of job seekers to cities and towns. Between 1800 and 1850 the urban areas of Europe doubled in population. Growth of Industrial Cities вЂў Urbanization- city building and movement of people to cities вЂў Factories developed in clusters because entrepreneurs built them near sources of energy. The Cities that were built during the industrial revolution What do you think about the living conditions? Living Conditions вЂў No plans, no sanitary codes, and no building codes controlled the growth of EnglandвЂ™s cities вЂў They lacked adequate housing, education, and police protection for the people who poured in from the countryside seeking jobs вЂў Unpaved streets had no drain and collected heaps of garbage вЂў Workers lived in dark, dirty shelters, whole families crowding into one bedroom вЂў Sickness was wide spread- Cholera epidemics regularly swept through the slums of Great BritainвЂ™s industrial cities Would you want to live here? Why or why not? Working Conditions вЂў Factory owners wanted to keep their machines running for as many hours a day as possible. As a result, the average worker spent 14 hours a day at the job, 6 days a week вЂў Factories were seldom well-lit or clean вЂў Machines injured workers in countless ways вЂў There was no government program to provide aid in case of injury вЂў The most dangerous conditions of all were found in the coal mines What do you see in this photo? Class Tensions вЂў The Industrial Revolution create enormous amounts of money in the country вЂў Wealth lined the pockets of factory owners, shippers, and merchants вЂў Middle Class- a social class of skilled workers, professionals, business people, and wealthy farmers вЂў There was no government program to provide aid in case of injury Class Tensions вЂў The most dangerous conditions of all were found in the coal mines вЂў Gradually, a large middle class-neither rich nor poor-emerged. This group included an upper middle class of government employees, doctors, lawyers, and managers of factories, mines, and shops. A lower middle consisted of factory overseers and skilled workers вЂў These people enjoyed a comfortable standard of living Positive Effects of the Industrial Revolution вЂ“ It created jobs for workers вЂ“ It contributed to the wealth of the nation вЂ“ It fostered technological progress and invention вЂ“ It greatly increased the production of goods and raised the standard of living вЂ“ Provided the hope of improvement in peopleвЂ™s lives Class Activity вЂў THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION вЂў Directions: Film Dependent QuestionsFollow along with the film and complete the following questions. Final Thought: Share out 1. What were the negative effects of the Industrial Revolution on children in Great Britain? Provide Evidence and Analyze 2. Compare your life to the children of the Industrial Revolution. How are the conditions different? 3. How do the reforms of that era impact your life today?