Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal

Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
Bundle of 2 - World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal
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This is a bundle of 2 highly animated, power point presentations on the World Wars Era - FDR & The New Deal. Both presentations together number 50 slides. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change them to fit your individual needs.

Born on January 30, 1882, into a wealthy family in Hyde Park, NY, Franklin D. Roosevelt was stricken with polio in 1921. He became the 32nd U.S. president in 1933, and was the only president to be elected 4 times. Roosevelt led the United States through the Great Depression and World War II, and greatly expanded the powers of the federal government through a series of programs and reforms known as the New Deal.

Franklin Roosevelt's sudden death shook the American public to its roots. Many had noticed that he looked exhausted in photographs and newsreels, no one seemed prepared for his passing. He had led the United States through an economic depression and the greatest war in human history. A whole generation of Americans had grown up knowing no other president.

His social programs during the Great Depression redefined the role of government in Americans' lives. His role during World War II established the United States' leadership on the world stage. His 12 years in the White House set a precedent for the expansion of presidential power and redefined liberalism for generations to come.

Power point #1 is entitled, US Presidents - #32 - Franklin D Roosevelt and contains 26 slides and covers the following:

Background Summaries
Early Years
Entry Into Politics
Assistant SecNav
Defeated for Senate
Lucy Mercer
Nomination for Vice President
Polio Diagnosis
Polio Comeback
New Deal
U.S. Isolationist Policy
Third Term
World War II
Strategy for Victory
Fourth Term
Yalta Conference & Death
Aftermath & Legacy
End of Presentation

By the time FDR assumed the presidency the economy in the U.S. was a total disaster with 25% of the population unemployed! Former President Hoover’s response was anemic and his reassurances were hollow.

Hoover, who had formerly served as U.S. secretary of commerce, believed that government should not directly intervene in the economy, and that it did not have the responsibility to create jobs or provide economic relief for its citizens. Despite assurances from Hoover and other leaders that the crisis would run its course, matters continued to get worse over the next three years.

Roosevelt was a progressive who believed in active government and experimentation. His approach to the Great Depression changed the role of the U.S. government by increasing its power in unprecedented ways. Roosevelt gathered a "brain trust“ of professors, lawyers, business leaders, and social welfare proponents to advise him, especially on economic issues.

Power point #2 is entitled, World Wars Era - The New Deal and contains 24 slides and covers the following:

Hoover’s Economic Disaster
FDR’s Aggressive Approach
Eleanor Roosevelt
The First New Deal
The Emergency Banking Act
The First 100 Days (2)
Reaction: The Right
Reaction: The Left
The Second New Deal
Help for Individual Workers
Additional Measures
Reelection in 1836
Mini Recession
Supreme Court Battles
Labor Unions Gains
Fair Labor Standards Act
Impact of the New Deal (2)
End of Presentation

This is one of many bundled power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading.... World Wars Era.
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