Reconstruction: This Reconstruction unit contains a super- deluxe, dynamic 55 slide PowerPoint as well as: 30 bingo cards, 48 flash cards, complete with 6 vocabulary quizzes, and a 25-question unit test.There are also 3 word search puzzles, 6 crossword puzzles and daily review questions (that I use as daily start up activities).
There are also cloze passages accompanying every slide of the Power Point, Lesson Reviews (filled with essay questions), 8 graphic organizers (accompanied by 8 blank graphic organizers, and an extensive color-coded vocabulary list.
This exciting unit takes students all the way from the beginning of Reconstruction up until the Progressive Era and covers topics like the Gold Rush, Wild West, Southern Reconstruction, the Robber Barons, Growth of Industry, Labor Unions, Urbanization, and the Arrival of European Immigrants. The time period covered runs from 1865-1900.
The Power Point is filled with exciting photographs, engaging illustrations, and teacher notes so extensive that you can use this like a textbook! All resources in this product follow the sequencing of the Power Point making it practical and easy to use. This unit will take at least 1-2 months to complete and will keep students engaged and very busy!
Numerous Common Core Standards are addressed throughout. Everything that you need (including answer keys) to teach this exciting unit is provided including resources for guided notes, classroom discussions. differentiated learning, assessments, and extended classwork.
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Progressivism through Great Depression