This package will lead your students through the inquiry process with a specific focus on Child Labor.
PLEASE NOTE: I am aware that the QR codes on page six are no longer working (sad, because the site was an amazing resource). I do have a few videos that can be used but am working on finding the
Child labour occurs when children get paid to do work. Although they have always had to work in some way, child labour started to become a major problem when children started to work in factories and mines in England during the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th centuries.
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This is a series of lesson activities on Children during the Industrial Revolution.
This zip folder includes:
- An online article worksheet on Britain's child labour during the Industrial Revolution by Annabel Venning, including review questions
- Children during the Industrial Revolution Images wo
This kit includes everything you need not only to prepare students for DRA and reading testing but to also make use of comprehension, summary, inference and writing strategies. Students will make use of the included non-fiction text complete with text features to help them answer the attached quest
This is a reading passage with many text features that will help students prepare for comprehension and reading tests. Students can become engaged in the story of the newsies and how they were able to form a labour union.
First students explore the meaning and examples of child exploitation. Then it’s time to take action and make a difference in your their own way. Some things you could do are:- Make a role play, present it to the year level- Make a poster for the classroom and other selected locations at school.- M
This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the deep routed problem of modern child labour.
After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including
Students are issued with a News Article that discuss how young poor children are forced to work in appalling, dangerous and illegal conditions to make footballs for the Australian market.
Students read through the article and complete a series of activities in groups, discussion of a given scenario'
Welcome to an inquiry resource that has been refined through much classroom field work. With this inquiry model, students experience the excitement of taking more agency over their own learning; helping students to develop a 'relationship with learning' that:a) connects innate curiosity with learnin
A power point presentation with two different worksheets about the rules of the first appeared Factory system during the Industrial Revolution and about the working conditions of the children working in the factories. Lesson plan and sources are included.Useful pieces of Information can also be acqu
Children can use this template to compare and contrast working conditions in their country (answer sheet based on UK 2019) to the working conditions for children in Victorian Times. Also included are job description templates for Victorian Children working: - as chimney sweeps - in coal mines - in f
Each Curiosity Lab is designed for:a) extremely high student engagementb) thinking sequences that lend themselves to group conversationsc) inquiry in which the whole class builds knowledge together and where students play a major role in the learning process.The inquiry model presented in this downl
This is a PowerPoint introducing child labour for an Industrial Revolution Unit. It can also be used in conjunction with a novel study on 'In the Sea There Are Crocodiles'. It is designed to increase student's knowledge and encourage critical and ethical thinking.
This is a photo essay assignment for middle scholars about child labour (or labor in the U.S.). My grade 6 Core English class really enjoyed this assignment. I assigned this project while we were reading the novel Iqbal by Francesco D'Adamo, which deals with child labour issues. This file include
There are children across the world who want to go to school, but circumstances mean that they don’t. The free download uses two poems and photographs to introduce the topic of modern day child labour, provoke discussion and instigate research. They can be used an introduction to the questions rega
This bundle covers the ENTIRE British Columbia Social Studies Curriculum - Grade 6 Unit: Global Issues and Governance. It has 2 types of products: Reading Comprehension Passages and Activity Worksheets. There are 9 products included and over 150 pages total in this bundle. The following topics/elabo
This Canada’s Interactions in the Global Community resource is a 191 page unit intended to support the revised 2018 Ontario Grade 6 Social Studies Curriculum. This unit supports an inquiry-based approach as students develop guiding questions and work in “Expert Groups” to investigate and develop the
FULL YEAR SPLIT GRADE BUNDLE - GRADES 5 & 6! This product contains 274 worksheets - Your entire science year planned! NO PREP - JUST PRINT! This bundle covers all expectations in the British Columbia Social Studies Grades 5 and 6 Curriculums.Students will practice literacy skills when demonstra
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