This is a bundle of 2, highly animated, power point presentations on Establishing the US Government – Shaping the US Constitution. Both presentations together number 39 slides. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
The first presentation is on the Roots of Representative Government. The presentation covers the various elements that gave birth to our system of representative government beginning in the early 1200's through the great thinkers until Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence that lead to the establishing of the United States government.
Power point presentation #1 is entitled, Establishing the US Government – the Roots of Representative Government contains 25 slides and covers the following:
Early British Rule: Pre 1200’s
The Magna Carta: 1215
The Parliament: 1295
The Petition of Right: 1628
The Glorious Revolution: 1688
The English Bill of Rights: 1689
The Enlightenment: 1715
John Locke: Natural Rights
John Locke: The Blank Slate
John Locke: Government
Baron de Montesquieu
Baron de Montesquieu: Follow the Rules
Baron de Montesquieu: Separate…..
Baron de Montesquieu: ….. But Equal
Representative Government in America: 1620
Colonial America: 1700’s
Policies of King George III
Shaping A New Country
Sound Familiar? (2)
Seat of Representative Government
This presentation highlights the documents and events that were instrument in the writing of the US Constitution. The presentation covers an overview of the British Documents and US Documents and events such as, The Continental Congresses, " Common Sense", the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and the adopting of the Constitution.
Power point presentation #2 is entitled, Establishing the US Government – Documents & Events That Help Shape the Constitution contains 14 slides and covers the following:
The Magna Carta
The Petition of Right
The Glorious Revolution
The English Bill of Rights
US Documents & Events
The First Continental Congress
The Revolutionary War
The Second Continental Congress
The Declaration of Independence
The Articles of Confederation
The American Bill of Rights
This is one of many bundled power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading....Establishing the US Government.