To review major domestic and foreign events which occurred between 1897 and 1921.
1 class period
This lesson begins with students answering questions using a chart that contains information about the candidates and election results for the elections of 1896, 1900, 1904, 1908 and 1912. This can be done individually, in pairs, or with the entire class. Go over answers later in the period.
For homework, have class members read the summaries of the major events which occurred during the presidencies of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, William H. Taft, and Woodrow Wilson, then answer the follow-up questions.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress.