This is a 15 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on a Landmark Supreme Court Case - Dred Scott v. John Sanford that help define slavery/citizen rights and whose ruling help contribute to the Civil War.. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
The presentation looks at who he is, the timeline of events that shaped his life and lead up to the court case, the two main sides of the issue, the decision of the Supreme Court and its influence on the Missouri Compromise, the Impact of the decision and discussion questions for students to determine if the Court got it right.
The presentation covers the following:
Who was Dred Scott?
Events Affecting Dred Scott’s fate
Timeline of Events
The Two Sides of the Issue
The Decision of the Supreme Court
The Supreme Court also Ruled
The Missouri Compromise
Missouri Compromise Map
The Spread of Slavery in the United States
The Impact of the Decision
Did the Supreme Court Get it Right?
This is one of many power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading.... Landmark Supreme Court Cases.