Activities on Growth of the Cities

Websites

The History Place:  Child Labor in America

 http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/childlabor/   - investigative photos of children working in factories, in mines, selling newspapers, and much more from The History Place.

The Growth of Industry http://teachersites.schoolworld.com/webpages/TBurke1/files/20.1%20The%20Growth%20of%20Industry.pdf - This is a great, student friendly, five-page article with graphs, photos of inventors to accompany the text.