American Labor - Factories, Child Labor, Unions, Growth of Industry Illustration

Lesson Plans & Activities
American Labor
Factories, Unions,
Child Labor,
Industrial Growth


For Teachers

The Hardest Struggle - Woman and Sweated Industry Labor

The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

The Industrial Age in America

Classroom Materials, Labor: Themed Resources, Lesson Plans, Video

Child Labor in the US, early factories

Labor Union Lesson Plans

Presentations in PowerPoint format: The 2nd Industrial Revolution, Factories, Labor, Unions

Child Labor in America lesson plans

Child Labor Presentations

Giving Voice to Child Laborers Through Monologues - lesson plans (Read, Think, Write)

Breaking News - Nike Coming Clean about Sweatshops, lesson plan

The Blue Jean Book lesson plan

Free Presentations about the Industrial Revolution

Free Presentations about Industrial Growth

For Kids

Life for Kids in the Early American Factories

Plus ...

The Labor Movement - Links for Kids and Teachers

Free American History Presentations in PowerPoint format

Free Video Clips

Free American History Games

Free Clip Art