As a child during the Industrial Revolution you very likely would have spent your day working in the fields, coal mines, factories or on the streets peddling, as a newsie or a messenger.



Child labor, cranberry bog,
Burlington County, New Jersey.
Breaker boys, Woodward Coal Mines, Kingston, Pa..
Three girls standing near stacks of fabric and sewing machines during a sweatshop inspection.

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Discovery Education Student Center Activity

Discovery Education Writing Prompt Activity
(just in case it doesn't work from the activity above)

1 Picture + 5 Sentences = Movie
Publish at Scribd or explore others: Academic Work photostory3

Student Example