There are many books that are great for fifth grade students to read in school about "facing adversity." One book that I read in book group was Bud, Not Buddy. I found that having "background knowledge" about The Great Depression was helpful when different references were made in the book about th
You will use 21st century skills to research, collaborate,
design, and share your project. This book will take you through
the process of completing your project.
In this project based learning activity, the students will pretend
they are living at the time of the Great Depression. They will
This resource is intended to support a field trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art to study the Great Depression and FDR's New Deal.
Students will study New Deal programs focusing on the WPA and its funding of public art. Students will evaluate and debate the role of art, as well as the role of go
This worksheet offers 9 different possible TEXTS and asks the student how s/he would respond. It touches on issues of personal safety and depression as well as everyday social skills. Great for upper elementary and middle school.