Great powerpoint presentation discussing the topic of launching a new republic and Washington's presidency. This presentation includes vocabulary review worksheet. Notes on each slide for ease of presentation and requires little research to present, and critical thinking questions throughout to enhance your presentation. Includes vocabulary and discussion questions on the topics of the first presidential election, the beginnings of Congress, building a strong government, issues in the Northwest Territory, Whiskey Rebellion, French Revolution, formation of political parties, and the Alien and Sedition Acts. Great for middle school or high school.