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Teaching The Rise of American Industry

The Rise of American Industry

During the first 30 years of the 1800s, AMERICAN INDUSTRY was truly born.Household manufacturing was almost universal in colonial days, with local craftsmen providing for their communities. This new era introduced FACTORIES, with machines and predetermined tasks, producing items to be shipped and sold elsewhere.

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How will industrialization impact social and cultural life in America?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.3 - Historical Process

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2
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