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What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?

What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
What Happened 100 Years Ago in 1917?
Product Description
As a fun twist on a 100 days lesson and activity, take your students back 100 years to the year 1917 with this PowerPoint Presentation. The presentation covers events in the United States and the world. Each slide contains links to videos, primary sources, and more about the various events. This allows great flexibility in your lesson. Guided notes, a timeline activity, and project choice board are also included.

What's included in your download:
*Editable PowerPoint presentation (22 slides, text is all editable, some graphics and section title slides are not editable)
*PDF Guided Notes (4 pages, not editable)
*PDF Guided Notes key (4 pages, not editable)
*Editable Guided Notes (4 pages, created in PowerPoint without the fancy clip art and fonts)
*PDF Timeline Activity (3 pages - 2 versions, 1 answer key, not editable)
*PDF Project Extension Choice Board (1 page, not editable)

**This zip file contains PDFs and PowerPoint files. Some of these files are editable, but even once edited, they are considered derivative works and are only for your personal classroom use and may not be shared without the purchase of additional licenses and may not be sold.**

*Updated for 2017 - if you bought this last year, go to My Purchases under your account and download the updated version.*

Topics covered include:
*Wilson's peace without victory speech
*US ends search for Pancho Villa and pulls out of Mexico
*US breaks off diplomatic ties with Germany
*publication of Zimmerman telegram
*US buys Virgin Islands
*US declares war on Germany
*Congress passes the Selective Service Act
*mining disaster on Granite Mountain in Butte, Montana
*St. Louis race riot
*Night of Terror
*Germany resumes unrestricted warfare
*Carranza is elected president of Mexico
*Tsar Nicholas II abdicates
*Battle of Aqaba
*3rd Battle of Ypres
*Russian Revolution
*Balfour Declaration
*Russians desire peace
*Halifax explosion

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Total Pages
33 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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