Turn of the Century Unit
Need a resource that will cover all of the 5th grade Turn of the Century standards?
This product contains 5 different PowerPoint lessons with doodle notes for each lesson.
Spanish American War
Immigrants moving to the US
This product also contains a Turn of the Century Final Exam (20 questions)
The 5 slideshows come in an editable PowerPoint format AND a link to each slideshow in Google Drive so that you can assign it in google classroom. I have also included a PDF version of all the files in case you don’t have the font I used in this product.
SS5H1 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 immigrated to the United States, from where they emigrated, and where they settled.
This product will work as an independent center assignment, small group lesson or whole group activity!
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