In this project students will research how the New Deal impacted Hoosiers.
Directions and a rubric are included.
Indiana Studies Standards
- IS.1.18 Analyze the causes of the Great Depression and explain how they affected Indiana society. Explain the significance of the expansion of federal power during the New Deal Era in the areas of agriculture, money and banking, industry, labor, social welfare, and conservation.
- IS.1.34 Research and describe the contributions of important Indiana artists and writers to the state’s cultural landscape.
- IS.5.8 Identify Indiana authors and artists with their contributions to society and Indiana culture.
- IS.5.11 Identify Indiana’s various state parks, national parks, historical sites, and their influence worldwide.