How To Teach A Great Unit on The Industrial Revolution
This resource for teaching a unit on the Industrial Revolution is designed to provide teachers with engaging strategies and materials for meeting the requirements of the Year 9 Australian Curriculum. The resource will cover strategies and materials for teaching the technological innovations that created the conditions for the revolution of industry. The workshop will further focus on the movement of peoples during this period, the experiences of men women and children and the long and short term impact of the revolution. Teachers will be shown ways that they can introduce students to the use of historical sources and conventions, and incorporate the use of ICT, including web 2.0 tools, into students’ response to the unit.