Bell Ringer. The Industrial Revolution led to the rise of the _________________ and the end of the _____________________. Where did the Industrial Revolution begin? Who invented the cotton gin?. Industrial Revolution: Impacts of the Industrial Revolution.
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The use of child labor in Britain quickly attracted the attention of humanitarians and social reformers. This interest led to investigations by Parliamentary commissions, which resulted in laws limiting the hours and the ages of children working in large factories. Designed to build a case for legislation, parliamentary inquiries gave large numbers of workers a rare chance to speak directly to contemporaries (and to historians).
Britain, Germany, and United States were the most industrialized nations.
working class with
English Match Girls
Poor working conditions led to labor unions – associations of workers that want better conditions and worker’s rights.
Labor Unions Led to Improvements
Suffrage - the right to vote
(right to vote)
Complete the INDUSTRY comprehension worksheet and turn it in at the end of the block.
Read the Testimony of Young Mine Workers as if you are a member of Parliament charged with investigating working conditions.