Civil Rights Movement PowerPoint Presentation and Guided Notes

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This 144 slide PowerPoint presentation on the Civil Rights Movement includes:

Jackie Robinson

Desegregation of the U.S. armed forces (Executive Order 9981)

Brown v. Board of Education

Murder of Emmett Till

Montgomery Bus Boycott

Little Rock 9

Sit in movement, Freedom Rides

Desegregating higher education (Universities of Mississippi and Alabama) Birmingham Campaign

March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

Bombing of the 16th St. Baptist Church

Civil Rights Act of 1964

Freedom Summer

24th Amendment

March to Montgomery including Bloody Sunday

Voting Rights Act of 1965

Race Riots (Harlem, Watts, Detroit)

Black Power Movement


Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Federal Fair Housing Act

What's included in the download:

*Editable PowerPoint presentation (144 slides, text is all editable, some graphics are not editable)

*Google Slides version of PowerPoint (144 slides), added March 2020

*PDF Guided Notes (15 pages, not editable)

*Fillable PDF version of Guided Notes (15 pages, students type into text boxes, not editable), added March 2020

*Google Slides version of Guided Notes (15 pages, students type into text boxes, not editable), added March 2020

*PDF Guided Notes key (15 pages, not editable)

*Editable Guided Notes (15 pages, created in PowerPoint without the fancy clip art and fonts)

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***This resource is included in the following larger bundles:***

* Civil Rights Movement Bundle

* U.S. History 1877 to Present Bundle

* U.S. History Mega Bundle: Exploration to Present

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