This editable powerpoint presentation was developed to help teach chapter three out of the Pearson, "Worldview: Contact and Change," Textbook.
This 38 slide presentation includes visuals, and youtube clips that support the concepts covered in the chapter.
Concepts covered include:
* The Rise of International Trade
* The importance of the Silk Road and Spice Route as trade centers
* The Crusades
* The development of the Italian City-States including their growth through climate, geography, leadership, and social organization.
There is a focus on both vocabulary and the importance that the Polo and Medici families played in the establishment of the Italian City States- through trade and banking.