*****5th Grade GPS Aligned Turn of the Century Bundle!
This bundle includes Power Point Presentations, Fill in the blank notes, and pages for your interactive notebook on the following topics:
*Black Cowboys and Settlement of the West
*Native Americans (Sioux Indians, Custer, Battle of Little Bighorn)
*Immigrants to the United States in the late 1800s
*Spanish-American War, Panama Canal, Teddy Roosevelt, William McKinley
*Inventors - The Wright Brothers, George Washington Carver, Thomas Edison, and Alexander Graham Bell
SS5H3 The student will describe how life changed in America at the turn of the century.
a. Describe the role of the cattle trails in the late 19th century; include the Black Cowboys of Texas, the Great Western Cattle Trail, and the Chisholm Trail.
b. Describe the impact on American life of the Wright brothers (flight), George Washington Carver (science), Alexander Graham Bell (communication), and Thomas Edison (electricity).
c. Explain how William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt expanded America’s
role in the world; include the Spanish-American War and the building of the Panama Canal.
d. Describe the reasons people emigrated to the United States, from where they emigrated, and where they settled.
e. Describe the impact of westward expansion on Native Americans; include the Battle of the Little Bighorn and the relocation of Native Americans to reservations.
**Note: This is not all of the material that I use to teach this unit. I have found many helpful resources on TPT that I use to enrich my lessons! :)