Here is a STAAR review Power Point, that covers the Foundations of America: A Background to American History. In the presentation students will learn some essential background to United States History. This includes a review of three documents that have greatly influenced the development of our nation- The Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. They will also learn about some key individuals who participated in the American revolution, and the values Americans forged in these years. Finally you will see how participation in the democratic process continues to shape our cultural beliefs, patriotism and civic responsibility in order to form a "more perfect union."
NOTE: This can be used with the Cornell Guided Notes Listed