This is a 20 slide, animated, power point presentation on the events that lead up to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Each of the slides are editable so you may adjust the presentation as required.
It begins with what life was like in the colonies, how things began to change with the taxes levied on the colonists by King George III, to key dates, to the actual writing of the Declaration.
The presentation covers the following:
The Mayflower Compact
Early Life in Colonial America
British War Debt
King George’s Response
Key Date: 1773 (2)
Key Date: 1774 (2)
Key Date: 1775 (2)
Key Date: 1776
Writing the Declaration of Independence
Where is it Now?
End of Presentation
This presentation is one of many I offer in my store under the heading...Foundations of Government.