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THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
THE NEW YORK STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT

Middle-Level Learning Experience

Creating Your Own PowerPoint Jeopardy Game

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NYSED LEARNING STANDARDS

Social Studies Standard 1: History of the United States and New York State
Social Studies Standard 3: Geography


SOCIAL STUDIES CORE CURRICULUM

Grade 7 - Unit Two: European Exploration and Colonization of the Americas

  • I. European Exploration and Settlement (pp. 41-42)
  • II.B. New Netherland; French and Spanish colonies (p. 43)

SKILLS

Thinking Skills - Identifying cause and effect
Research and Writing Skills - Getting information, organizing information
Interpersonal and Group Relation Skills - Defining terms
Sequencing and Chronology Skills - Placing events in chronological order; understanding the concepts of time, continuity, and change
Graph and Image Analysis Skills - Decoding images (graphs, cartoons, paintings, photographs)


CONCEPTS

Culture
Diversity
Movement of People and Goods
The Uses of Geography
Needs and Wants
Human Rights



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