For thousands of years following the rise of civilization, most people lived and worked in small farming villages. However, a chain of events in the mid-1700s changed the way of life for all time. Today, we call this period the Industrial Revolution. The Industrial Revolution started in Britain and spread to the rest of EU, NA, and the globe. This PowerPoint covers key topics from the Industrial Revolution from 1750-1850. This is a fantastic resource for teaching this topic!