This is a 25 slide, highly animated power point presentation on the Roots of Representative Government. The slides are all editable so you may adjust those to your meet specific needs.
The presentation covers the various elements that gave birth to our system of representative government beginning in the early 1200's through the great thinkers until Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence that lead to the establishing of the United States government.
The presentation covers the following:
Early British Rule: Pre 1200’s
The Magna Carta: 1215
The Parliament: 1295
The Petition of Right: 1628
The Glorious Revolution: 1688
The English Bill of Rights: 1689
The Enlightenment: 1715
John Locke: Natural Rights
John Locke: The Blank Slate
John Locke: Government
Baron de Montesquieu
Baron de Montesquieu: Follow the Rules
Baron de Montesquieu: Separate…..
Baron de Montesquieu: ….. But Equal
Representative Government in America: 1620
Colonial America: 1700’s
Policies of King George III
Shaping A New Country
Sound Familiar? (2)
Seat of Representative Government
This is one of several power point presentations that I offer in my store under the heading....Establishing the US Government..