This inquiry based activity lets students sort and analyze primary newspaper sources from the 1930s to learn the causes, impacts and end of the American Dust Bowl. It consists of:
-14 newspaper articles of varying lengths (this could be printed and laminated for future use)
- an organizer to gather, sort and analyze the articles
- a comic strip activity for students to demonstrate their understand of the Dust Bowl's impact on America during the 1930s.
This is a great as a small group activity as well!
All parts are editable in Microsoft Word to meet the needs of your students.