The industrial revolution - Les 2

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In deze les zitten 10 slides, met interactieve quizzen, tekstslides en 1 video.

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1. What was the industrial Revolution?

Slide 2 - Open vraag

The Industrial Revolution

During the Industrial revolution manual labour was replaced by machines and caused a radical change. 

Explain this by using an example. 

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

2. How did factory workers live?

Slide 4 - Open vraag

3.2 The social issue
Main questions:

1. How did labourers fight for a better life?
2. What is the meaning of capitalism and socialism?
3. What are social laws?

Slide 5 - Tekstslide

3.2 The social issue
The industrial revolutions speeded up the production. But it also had a downside. 

The living conditions for the working people were very bad. 

Remember? Small houses, low wages, no sewer, child labour.....

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

3.2 The social issue
Big gap between rich and poor.
Workers lived in poverty, and the factory owners got very rich. 

1 paycheck was not enough to support a whole family. So every family member had to work, the children as well. 

Children did not go to school!

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

Slide 8 - Video

3.2 The social issue
The factory owners were focussed on investing and profit. 
This economic system is called capitalism.

Facory owners had very comfortable lives. Big houses, good food and the children did not have to work. 

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

What to do now?
Work on your chosen assignment for this paragraph 

Slide 10 - Tekstslide