This 30 slide PowerPoint goes through the evidence presented at the trial of Sacco and Vanzetti in 1920. Students review and take notes on the evidence then ultimately decide if the two men were guilty or innocent.
This is a good preview
Students pretend they are present at all 3 days of the battle and need to tweet out the action and events of the day. I turned this into a contest where students voted on:
1. best overall tweet
2. best hashtag
3. funniest tweet
This summative writing prompt gives the students two opportunities to show their understanding of the life and aftermath of Andersonville Prison. Students are asked to take on the persona of the prison superintendent on the day of his hanging and
PowerPoint on company towns (Pullman, Hershey, Eckley Miner's Village, and Homestead). Photos and brief info included on presentation. There is an additional document with extra lecture notes included in this zip file.
This 34 slide PowerPoint gives pictures and brief details on the physical and human geography of the United States of America.
2-3 days project (based on 40 minute class periods) where students choose a leader from the Civil War and create a resume on them highlighting things like education, work history, etc.
A link to a website with a list of leaders is on the document.
This video guide is based on the documentary "The Murder of Emmett Till" which can be watched at the link below
Included is the video guide, answer key, and follow up assignment.
Students can choose a European Landmark from the list provided and create a project giving information about that particular landmark. 4 different options are given for the project format.
Requirement sheet also acts as a note sheet.
21 slide PowerPoint on some basic information about Southwest and Central Asia. Slides contain photos with teacher notes in note section.
Good starting point for the region.
This PowerPoint presentation shows the daily life of those who were imprisoned at Andersonville during the Civil War. It includes info and pictures on daily survival, prison water, medical conditions, raiders and regulators, the end of the prison,
This PowerPoint includes information about all phases of the battle, including a culminating slide with the "most important info" for note-taking purposes. PowerPoint also includes then and now photos of the battlefield.