5 Distance Learning activities that focus on the Unit 5 Topic 1: Industrialization and Urbanization topic as outlined by the Louisiana State Department of education.

It also includes the original Interactive and Worksheet Edition Unit 5 Topic 1 – Industrialization and Urbanization – Part A

This version can be used in both Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams.

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These activities focus on answering the following standards and questions:

  • 4.3.1 Explain how inventions and new processes affected the lives of people, migration, and the economy of regions of the United States.
  • 4.5.2 Analyze how physical characteristics of a region shape its economic development.
  • 4.9.2 Identify examples of human, natural, and capital resources and explain how these resources are used to produce goods and provide services.
  • 4.9.3 Define the terms profit and risk and explain how they relate to each other.
  • 4.9.4 Investigate the relationship between supply, demand, and price.
  • What was the Industrial Revolution?
  • How did the economy change as a result of industrialization?
  • How did industrialization impact where people lived in the United States?
  • What is urbanization and why did it occur?


● Google Slides and Microsoft PowerPoint versions of all the activities.
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● Teacher guides and answer documents.


  1. The State of the US Economy
  2. The Relationship between Profit and Risk
  3. Industrial Revolution
  4. New Inventions
  5. The Geography of Industrialization