Extensive presentation covering Human Geography.
Elements of culture
links to videos are included as well as discussion questions mixed in to check for
Presentation that provides an overview of some key events in U.S. history from 1970 to 1990. Includes links to videos, slide notes, and discussion questions.
Yom Kippur War
This is a basic overview of the Tang and Song Dynasties of China. Also includes discussion of Sui Dynasty which predated the Tang Dynasty. Includes maps and discussion questions and the end of each section.
Overview presentation on the concept of cultural change.
Effects of language, religion, economic interests, ethnic intentions, and social interaction on
Short presentation on U.S. politics in the late 1800's
Political Cartoons of Thomas Nast (link to video)
Lecture notes included for each slide
A 21 slide overview of events that took place between the world wars. Topics include:
Effects of WWI and the Treaty of Versailles
Spanish Civil War
Rise of the dictators
Overview of various skills and resources used in geographic study.
History of Maps video link
Types of Maps - Political, Physical, Climate, Population, Topographic
This is a quick 20 question matching and multiple choice quiz that highlights information regarding the constitutional amendments. The matching focuses on some of the more important amendments and the the multiple choice tests more general
These are guided notes I created to accompany the video "Immigration and Cultural Change" about American immigration in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A link to the youtube video is included in the notes as well as an answer key. These
Short presentation on U.S. Immigration and Urban life in the late 1800's
New vs. Old Immigrants from Europe
Immigrants in Northeast U.S.
Photography of Jacob Riis (link to video)
This is a quick and to the point presentation on the Vietnam War which includes discussion questions and links to videos.
First Indochina War
National Liberation Front
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
This is a basic overview of The Age of Exploration that can be covered in one or two sessions. Topics include:
Islamic trade and influence
Reasons for exploration
Some explorers of the time
The Middle Passage
This is a combined overview on Medieval Europe and The Byzantine Empire. The powerpoint is set up so that both can be covered independent of each other.
Rise of Byzantine Empire
Culture, Law, Religion in Byzantine Empire
Brief overview of the concept of nationalism and political revolutions throughout history.
England and the Glorious Revolution
Revolutions of 1848
Asia and the Chinese Revolution of
Very short presentation on 9/11 and the beginning of the War on Terror.
War on Terror and invasion of Afghanistan
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Video link to President Bush speech to Congress
Department of Homeland
Presentation that provides an overview of some key events from 1990 into the 21st Century.
Includes links to videos, slide notes, and discussion questions.
Short presentation discussion some of the more important progressive leaders of the early 20th century:
Robert LaFollette, Sr.
Susan B. Anthony
Booker T. Washington
W.E.B. Du Bois