Great Depression Activity Primary Source

Grade Levels
7th - 12th, Homeschool
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With this ready-to-use set of primary source photos from the Great Depression students create a story of the era. Students conduct primary source analysis of at least two photos from the selection provided. Students then work individually, in partners or in small groups to create a story from the photos.

This detailed guide includes:

- Teacher guidelines for introducing the activity

- Student handouts and directions for primary source analysis and activity

- 12 photos from the Great Depression.

Great Depression Resources such as those below can be foundhere

-Great Depression: Primary Source Analysis and Activity with Photos

-Great Depression: Student-centered unit project

This resource available in the following bundles:

- US History Twentieth Century Teacher Resource Bundle (Growing)

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Total Pages
8 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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