This PowerPoint includes the following major topics: Election of 1960, Fidel Castro, Bay of Pigs Invasion, Peace Corps, Cuban Missile Crisis, Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, Berlin Wall, New Frontier, Man on the Moon Speech, Lee Harvey Oswald, Warren Court, etc. (Essential Questions are built into the PowerPoint as well.)
Please see my Guided Notes that coincides with this PowerPoint,
they are ideal for lower-level students that need visuals:
26 - The Kennedy Years - Scaffold/Guided Notes (Blank and Filled-In)
My powerpoint has title slides for each section of the textbook that corresponds with the notes---you could simply edit those slides to have them match the textbook you use in your class.
Need other assignments or activities for this time period? Here are some:
Reading: "Kennedy's Inaugural Address" (w/ Primary Source Analysis Sheet)
more coming soon...