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This file contains 9 Powerpoints to enrich your study of Christmas Holidays Around the World. Please know that it is not possible to include every fact about every holiday in every country. These fun supplementa
This * BEST SELLER * made it to the TPT Top 50 list in 2013, 2016 and 2017.
It was updated in December of 2014 and is better than ever!
Martin Luther King, Jr. ~ This amazing unit has an informational power point and ELA activities all included in a ZIP file for you. BONUS ~ We just added TWO mini
UPDATED SEPTEMBER 2014 ~
This is all you will need to teach all about Maps and Globes.
This unit will cover the following topics :
Words to Know
What are Maps and Globes
Map Key or Symbols
Communities Then and Now BUNDLE:
This BUNDLE is perfect for teaching about how communities and society has changed in the past 100 years. It also works well for the 100th day of school! Completely revised for 2017!!!
The unit contains the following:
• How Have Schools Changed? – Activity
****SIMPLY SOCIAL STUDIES - FIRST GRADE ****
UNIT 2 - Families & Communities
What is Simply Social Studies all about?
Simply Social Studies is a Social Studies curriculum that covers grade appropriate concepts and objectives for First Grade. (Kindergarten is al
Remember to Thank a Veteran!
Be sure to share this detailed Veterans Day Power Point with your class. Your students will learn all they need to know about Veterans Day and how it is celebrated in the United States.
PLEASE NOTE: FILE IS UPLOADED IN PDF. If you would like the power point version,
This unit is a great way to introduce your students to communities and the basics of government. This unit includes 27 powerpoint slide presentations to use with your overhead projector or Promethean or Smart Board. It also includes 40 pages of stations and activities to go with each lesson along w
This product from Teaching in the Fast Lane is a PowerPoint presentation meant to introduce and explain the four physical regions of Texas.
The presentation details each of the four regions giving background information, major cities, animals, and vegetation for each region.
***SIMPLY SOCIAL STUDIES - KINDERGARTEN & FIRST GRADE ****
NOT-SO MINI UNIT - HOLIDAYS AROUND THE WORLD
What is Simply Social Studies all about?
Simply Social Studies is a Social Studies curriculum that covers grade appropriate concepts and obj
This Christmas Around the World bundle of Powerpoint Presentations is a great unit for your students to learn all about different winter holiday and Christmas traditions in different countries!
Learn all about Christmas in 12 countries with fully narrated, stunning
A perfect unit to assist in teaching Georgia Regions and Rivers in 2nd grade! Complete with word wall words, interactive notebook pages, interactive mini book, quizzes, sheets, final assessments, PLUS an end of unit activity and interactive website to review the Georgia Regions!
Also included in the
Your students will say "Yeehaw!" when you show them this powerpoint all about Texas Symbols! Real pictures were used to create this 34 slide powerpoint.
Please click the PREVIEW button above for a detailed look at this unit.
Topics and symbols include:
This is a free powerpoint that will help a teacher introduce the concept of timelines. It has slides describing what timelines are, when we use them, and how to create them. It also includes some pictures and examples of different timelines.
**Created by Mrs. Kilby @ confessionsofaprimaryteacher.bl
Follow Mei and her friends as they teach your students about Chinese New Year 2017 with this beautiful PowerPoint presentation! Rich graphics provide an eye catching experience.
Included in this slide show:
*Chinese New Year traditions such as:
History of the holiday
Preparing for the holid
This 97 Page Unit has everything you have ever wanted to teach your students about the beautiful country of BRAZIL.
Check out the PREVIEW to see this unit in detail!!
There is a 50 page Power Point (in pdf format) to help hook and engage your students into learning all about this important countr
This is a bundle of products that can be found individually in the Teaching in the Fast Lane store. Please do not buy the bundle and individual products.
A preview and description of each item included can be found at the links below.
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This PowerPoint from Teaching in the Fast Lane was created for introducing and explaining the Texas Revolution. It begins with why the colonists were unhappy with Mexico, continues through the war, and ends with the resulting agreement.
Other Texas Revolution products include:
COMMUNITY HELPERS POWERPOINT
Your students will love this Community Helpers PowerPoint! Learn about what is a community, community helpers, suburbs, cities, rural areas and more! This Community PowerPoint lesson is engaging for young students who are learning about their community and community help
This is a unit over The Cold War, The Korean War, and the Vietnam War that was planned with the Georgia Performance Standards in mind while creating it. The standards read:
SS5H7 The student will discuss the origins and consequences of the Cold War.
a. Explain the origin and meaning of the term Ir
This PowerPoint from Teaching in the Fast Lane was created for introducing and explaining Spanish Missions. The presentation starts out with information about all missions and then highlights the five missions of San Antonio.
Other Missions of Texas Resources:
A power point presentation on the way life has changed due to technology. 23 pages that show how technology has changed the way we travel, cook, communicate, and write, as well as changes to radio and TV.
1. Presentation (15 Slides): This file contains the presentation in both PDF and PPT format. To view the PDF file as a presentation, select "view" and then click "full screen mode."
2. Guided Notes (2 pages): These fill-in-the-blank notes go along with the presentation. This format helps keep stud
This bundle of products on the Regions of Texas is made up of individual products from the Teaching in the Fast Lane store.
To see previews of each element, please check out the individual products below:
A 24 slide powerpoint filled with facts, maps, and real life pictures of the Dust Bowl that happened to America in the 1930s.
Facts about life during that time, President Roosevelt, the storms, why it happened, how it eventually ended, "Okies", and much more.
I tried to tie in a little bit of ever
HISTORY BELL RINGERS: Today In History - Powerpoint Presentation & Weekly Activity
Help your students gain knowledge of important world events and influential people with these bell-ringers to last you the entire year! Each slide gives students information about an interesting historical or cu
CINCO DE MAYO ACTIVITY
Learn key facts about the Cinco de Mayo holiday, Mexican customs and Cinco de Mayo traditions! Your students will love this engaging Cinco de Mayo PowerPoint!
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Are you looking for resources for the NEW TN Social Studies Standards? Look no further, I have started creating resources to hit those standards.
4.4 Trace the routes of early explorers and describe the early explorations of the Americas including:
This product includes an 11 page power point (PDF version also) that tells about how the race began and what goes on during the race.
Also included is a 4 page booklet for students to keep track of their musher.
-All about musher page
-Musher stats page
-Map of race page
My students l
This bundle based on the Colonization of Texas is made up of products that can be found separately in the Teaching in the Fast Lane store.
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Feliz Navidad! Learn all about Christmas Around the World in Mexico with a fully narrated, stunning, full-color Powerpoint packed with photographs, facts, and a look into Mexico's most special traditions. The best part?! I talk so you don't have to!
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This 20 slide interactive PowerPoint Presentation focuses on primary and secondary sources. It gives definitions, examples, and topics to discuss with students. The last 10 slides are dedicated to a game in which students make placards that say P or S and hold them up, depending on whether they thi
This is a fun and interactive activity your secondary U.S History students will love! Students will participate in a “meet and greet” with popular celebrities of the 1920’s to learn about the popular culture of this era.
Each student will be assigned a “celebrity” and read aloud their biography to
All About Africa PowerPoint. Studying Africa? An overview of Africa, complete with animations, interesting facts, photographs from different countries in Africa, and important information about climate, geography, people, social issues, and politics. Discusses the climatic zones and ecosystems of eac
This file contains everything that you need in order to teach the four factors of economic growth in a FUN way. There are activities that get the kids up and moving before and after they view the presentation on natural resources, human capital, capital goods, & entrepreneurship. Economic concept
Joyeux Noel! Learn all about Christmas Around the World in France with a fully narrated, stunning, full-color Powerpoint packed with photographs, facts, and a look into France's most special traditions. The best part?! I talk so you don't have to!
History Bundle: Changing technologies
A comprehensive history bundle on changing technologies.
This History program specifically addresses the following Year 2 Australian curriculum outcome:
The impact of changing technology on people's lives and how the technology of the past differs from what is
This common-core aligned activity will help your students understand the New Deal programs created by President Franklin D. Roosevelt during the Great Depression in America. Students will work in pairs to analyze 11 new deal programs.
After reading the informational text and looking at a primary so
Reconstruction Road to Rights Activity
This activity uses a quick review of the Civil War to introduce the chaos and confusion created by the Civil War in Reconstruction.
Students then judge 11 events of Reconstruction to note on their "Road Notes" to progress toward full citizenship for African
What is a career?
Now with Clipart!!
Explore career domains with an interactive trivia game. Pick your category and your points value! Fully interactive PowerPoint game. Play with a full class or small group. Includes timer bar and home button. This lesson can be done 1st-3rd grade
September 11th PowerPoint :
This September 11th PowerPoint shares key facts and information about the attack on America on 9/11/01. Learn about the attacks of the World Trade Center and Pentagon on September 11th.
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