One of the first topics in social studies is Ancient American Civilizations. In this power-point you will find several lessons worth of important information. This presentation is easily printable for each student. Students can highlight, list, and define vocabulary words found in the presentation. While you go through each slide, there are questions students will answer based on the information on the slide. This is having students use their comprehension and critical thinking skills.
This presentation starts with the early trade routes, why people traveled, the Mayan civilization, and the Aztec civilization.