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1.9 MB | 15-slide PPT and 1-page graphic organizer handout pages
This download includes both the 15-slide guiding PowerPoint AND the graphic organizer in PDF and MS WORD format.
This activity is designed to have students think outside the box and create their own analogies of historical topics. Each unique PowerPoint provides metaphors for three historical events, both verbally and visually, before asking students to create their own by replacing the underlined portion of the comparison. Check out the preview file to get an idea.
Benefits of this resource:
Handouts & PowerPoint included
Ideal for a single-period lesson
A scaffolded, guided lesson
Fresh way to review a unit
Fun, Engaging, interactive
Perfect for Common Core
Lots of Student Choice and differentiated student products in the end
Other resources in this World History series include:
1 Influences on the Western World
2 Enlightenment Revolutions
3 Industrial Revolution
4 Imperialism, Colonialism
5 World War One
6 Interwar Years
7 World War Two
8 Cold War (1945-1950s)
9 Cold War (1960s-1970s)
10 Modern World (80s, 90s, & beyond)