Series 1 Pre Civil War #3 - Conflict, Compromise and Violence.
This PPT is broken into two parts. Part 1 covers the Missouri Compromise of 1820, the Election of 1848, the California debate and the Compromise of 1850. Part 2 includes African American resistance to slavery, the Kansas-Nebraska Act, and Bleeding Kansas.
This PowerPoint Lesson comes complete with Interactive visual powerpoint slides and teacher lecture notes. In addition, there are critical thinking questions and teacher answers. Slides have overlays so make sure to view from Presentation mode.
Most information comes from the Pearson Prentice Hall Textbook: U.S History from 1850 2010 version.
SS.912.A.1.4 – Analyze how images may be used to interpret the past.
SS.912.A.2.1 – Review the causes and consequences of the Civil War.
SS.912.A.G.2.1 – Identify the characteristics that define and differentiate regions.