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Parent Connections for Social Studies - Eighth Grade Semester 2 - Industrialization & Reform

Jefferson explains how the Industrial Revolution affected life in America.

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Is innovation always good? Through Industrialization and Reform – Innovation Brings Change, students will be able to explain reasons for the development of the plantation system.

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Students will trace the the transatlantic slave trade, and the spread of slavery within the United States.

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Junior investigators will be able to analyze the causes and effects of economic differences among different regions of the United States at selected times in U.S. history, including industrialization and urbanization.

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Finally, students will be able to examine how the Second Great Awakening influence the United States, especially its connections to the reform movements of the 1840s and 1850s

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