American West PowerPoint
In class assignment - choose one of the following topics:
1. The Myth of the Cowboy
and the "Wild" West
2. Native Americans after the American Civil War
3. Settlement of the American West After the Civil War
4. Conservation in America and the birth of the National Parks System
Create a PowerPoint that defines
the key events and people involved in your chosen topic.
Include a timeline that you create that defines these events. You should pay
attention to a diversity of experiences both in ethnicity as well as
cultural. Maps, APPROPRIATE video, and audio may enhance the quality
of your PowerPoint.
-No copy and paste or plagiarism of any kind. Do not rearrange the words.
-Each slide should
image and relevant text.
-Images should be from the period and not modern recreations of events. No President Bush in a cowboy hat, Dallas Cowboys logo, etc.
-At least six slides NOT including a title slide, bibliography slide
and THE END
-Your bibliography, in proper format (click
here for proper format),
must cite at least four resources. Wikipedia may
be used for research but not listed in your bibliography.