The 1960's Counterculture Revolution PP Notes for U.S. History

The 1960's Counterculture Revolution PP

Notes for U.S. History

Grade

9 - 12, Home School

Subjects

Social Studies/History

Resource Type

PowerPoints

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This visually stimulating presentation provides a detailed account of the 1960's Counterculture Revolution in America. It can be used by instructor as tool to facilitate class discussion (and notes), or uploaded into google classroom for independent student use. The 18 slide presentation is filled with colorful pictures and other relevant information that will breathe life into this fascinating era of American history while providing a platform in which to build additional related activities. If you'd like a version you can edit, shoot me an email and I'll be happy to help!

 

Topics include:

* Detailed description of the origins of the counterculture.

* Activism begins on college campuses; the origins and ideas of the New Left; Students for a Democratic Society (SDS); the free speech movementhippies & yippies.

* The 1960's generation gap; counterculture drug use.

* New music gives a voice to the counterculture; Bob Dylan's impact on the counterculture, Beatlemania, and the out-flowing of creative talent that followed.

* San Francisco, California becomes the epicenter of the counterculture revolution & the Summer of Love.

* Woodstock

* Lesson learning target on the bottom of every slide.

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