To learn about History you need to explore it and importantly you need to use your 'noggin' (brain). This resource pack will help you do this as it can be used to explore the key inventions and innovations of the Industrial Revolution.
Key inquiry questions covered are:
What were the key inventions and innovations of the Industrial Revolution?
Who were the key inventors of the Industrial Revolution?
It contains the following:
Seven Information Sheets
• The flying shuttle
• The spinning jenny
• The water frame
• The steam engine
• Crompton’s mule
• The power loom
• The cotton gin
Six supporting activity sheets including a crossword, an activity which asks your students to match the inventor, invention and date invented, P.M and K.W. charts, stimulus questions and a template which can be used to research Industrial Revolution inventors.
The pack is introduced by Ned and Kelly. Ned and Kelly are History Explorers and together their names form the name of one of Australia's most famous bushrangers, Ned Kelly. Ned and Kelly love History and their stories make history fun. Join them on their explorations of all things historical. If you would like to know more about History Explorers visit www.educationcreations.com.au.
History Explorers by Catherine Gordon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.