Turn of the Century Timeline Description
Need an outstanding visual that will anchor your students learning of historical events? This product has everything you need to help you create a running timeline of events in your social studies units. You and your students will refer to it again and again throughout the year! Hang it on your wall and watch it grow throughout the year as you go through each standard in your social studies curriculum. Take it a step further and make it 3-D by adding props and student work!
*This product contains 14 events that are significant in the Turn of the Century Unit for standard SS5H3 (The student will describe how life changed in America at the turn of the century).
1. Battle of Little Bighorn
2. Alexander Graham Bell
3. Thomas Edison
4. Cattle Trails
5. Emigration on Ellis Island
6. George Washington Carver
7. President William McKinnley
8. USS Maine
9. Spanish American War
10. Turn of the Century
11. President Theodore Roosevelt
12. Wright Brothers
13. Titanic (I added this because my students were interested in it)
14. Panama Canal
This product comes in Powerpoint (EDITABLE) and PDF versions. The posters are in Microsoft Publisher files and PDF in case you don’t have Publisher.
*Posters are color-coded throughout the year to mark the change of the unit or theme. For instance, purple represents inventions/technology. Color code for the year is explained within this product.
eme. For instance, purple represents inventions/technology. Color code for the year is explained within this product.
***Look for WWI, Great Depression, and WWII classroom timeline soon!