Turn of the Century 1900 Scrapbook
Tired of lecturing to your students during Social Studies. Need an outstanding visual that will anchor your students learning of the Turn of the Century 1900? Try this independent Turn of the Century Scrapbook!
This product is a step-by-step 73 slide editable power point that will walk your students through the events of the Turn of the Century 1900. I have also provided a link so that you can access the slideshow on Google Drive and assign it to your students in Google Classroom! When they are done they will have an awesome reference they can refer to year all year long! Especially helpful for test prep in the spring!
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.
Scrapbook entries include:
1. Cattle Trails (map)
2. Inventors: Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, Wright Brothers, George Washington Carver (Graphic Organizer)
3. Panama Canal- (innovations- map and notes and photo)
4. Spanish American War (cause & effect chart)
5. Immigration- Who, what, when, where, why and how chart with pictures, maps, notes and graphs.
This product will work as an independent center assignment, small group lesson or whole group activity! Perfect for ESOL learners and any learner who thrives off a visual aid!
The product includes a 73 slide power point and 3 pages of photos that will fit perfectly in the scrapbook. Your students will need a file folder, ruler, pencil, crayons and glue.
Check out my Turn of the Century Classroom Display Timeline!