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People Who Mattered: 1910 Slideshow

Use this well-illustrated Powerpoint to introduce your students to the Progressive Era and the 1910 Expedition. One of the best ways to get acqainted with a time period is to meet the people and find out what they thought was important and what they were busy doing.

Students will meet more than twenty notable persons from that time, including Thomas Edison, the Wright brothers, Frederick Taylor, James J. Hill, Andrew Carnegie, Alexander Berkman, Emma Goldman, Eugene Debs, Mother Jones, Jane Addams, John Dewey, W.E.B. DuBois, Jack Johnson, Theodore Roosevelt, Upton Sinclair, John Muir, Gifford Pinchot, Zitkala Sa, Roald Amundsen, Luther Burbank, “Buffalo Bill” Cody and others.

This slide/lecture comes with a full set of lecture notes, which you can print and use while you present the slides. This allows you to engage students’ attention with a live performance and you can easily customize the presentation. Shipped on CD, for $14.95.

Posted by Michael L Umphrey on 01/01 at 06:20 PM






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