Do you dread having to teach the Constitional Convention? All the difficult concepts such as representation, compromise, delegates, bicameral, etc.? This powerpoint presentation (43 slides) will help your students to understand the important ideas, people, and events that led to the creation of a stronger government for the U.S. (the Constitution). Important topics include the Articles of Confederation, the Northwest Ordinance, Shays' Rebellion, the Constitutional Convention, the Virginia Plan, the New Jersey Plan, the Great Compromise, the Three-fifth's Compromise, and the slave trade compromise. Pictures and graphs illustrate and help students to grasp difficult concepts.