Humans Try To Control Nature

History Presentation

Engaging History Powerpoints

Mr. Harms has designed a number of Power Point and Keynote presentations with key Social Studies Concepts and Critical Thinking Questions to help students understand history. Designed by a teacher for teachers, this Power Point focuses on "Humans Try To Control Nature".


These history presentations are designed to give students an overview of how Early humans and the development of farming . Students will be shown maps, animations and descriptions of some of the major events in the development of early humans.


The presentation is totally customizable, allowing you to add your own pictures, graphics and animations to take what we've done even farther.


What is your time worth? Our basic pricing system for History Presentations is 10 cents per slide.  Some title slides may only take 30 seconds to create, but complex slides with animations and coordinated builds for complicated topics may take 30 minutes or more.  It's not unusual for a presentation to take between 3 and 7 hours of work.  What could you do with 6 or 7 free hours?

Topics Included

The Topics include: Cro-Magnons, Culture, art, Hunter-Gatherers, Old Stone Age, Tools, Agricultural Revolution, Neolithic Revolution, farming, Slash & Burn, Domestication, Pastoralists, Jarmo, Catal Huyuk, 

Included in The Presentation Package:

1.    Keynote Presentation
2.    Power Point Presentation
3.    Text edit file outline of the presentation and presenter's notes.

The package is a digital download (Zip File) of these three items.

Modern World History Presentations

We have a number of Power Points related to Ancient World History. These units are proven to engage students in a way that text books and documentaries can’t. Hundreds of teachers are using these lesson plans to bring history to life for students. It’s a unit you’ll use year after year.

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McDougal Littel's World History: Patterns of Interaction
Unit 1 The Beginnings of Civilization
Chapter 1 The Peopling of the World
Section 1 "Humans Try To Control Nature"

Module 1, Lesson 3

​​These materials were prepared by Harms LLC and have neither been developed, reviewed, nor endorsed by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, publisher of the original WORLD HISTORY: Patterns of Interaction work on which this material is based.