2 session activity designed for Crash Course #34 – The new Deal.
1st Session – look up vocabulary words under simple.wikipe_dia.org, then watch the video and fill out the worksheet with key points from the video. Approximately 45 min to 1 hour to include the vocabulary, video and worksheet.
2nd Session – Look at several projects from the new deal, using Google Maps, and videos describing these projects including one task to look up New Deal projects that were funded in your State.
Looking at specific projects of the New Deal makes it more tangible to students and creates a clear understanding of the benefits that the nation reaped from The New Deal initiatives. This session could take several hours if the student engages in the activities to look at the projects listed.
4 pages including the answer key in Word .docx format for easy editing if desired.