Industrial Revolution - Why Britain Was First (Organizer, Assignment, Key) - This 5 page Industrial Revolution resource helps students to understand why Britain was the first country to industrialize during the Industrial Revolution. In this resource, students use a provided website to complete a research organizer to record and summarize the four main reasons why Britain became the first country to industrialize during the Industrial Revolution. A detailed teachers key is included for the research organizer to allow for ease of assessment or for using as a tool to review concepts in class.
Once students have completed the research organizer related to the Industrial Revolution the resource then includes a writing assignment wherein students are asked to expand and explain on the ideas of why Britain was the first to industrialize during the Industrial Revolution. The writing assignment includes a rubric for ease of assessment and a teachers explanation for use.
This is an excellent resource related to the Industrial Revolution and will make a great addition to your Industrial Revolution unit of study!