Unit 6

Sixth Grade Social Studies

Unit 6

Unit Title: Industrial Revolution and Immigration
Unit Time Frame: 2 Weeks

Unit Overview: 
During this unit, students will learn about
many of the machines that were invented
during the Industrial Revolution that changed
all facets of the United States.  Students will 
also analyze the impact of immigration to 
the United States.

Essential Learning:

--How did inventions of the Industrial Revolution
  affect the lives of Americans?

Key Concepts:
--The impact of the American Industrial Revolution
--Components of immigration, including:
  *Push and Pull factors
  *Settle Patterns
--Early 20th Century inventions and their impact
  of Americans

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