Great Depression Lesson Power Point with a Crossword Puzzle and Kahoot Quiz Link!
Need a visual way to teach Social Studies Standard for the Great Depression? This lesson PowerPoint with puzzle and Kahoot quiz activity teaches the Who? What? Where? Why? When? and How? of standard
SS5H3 Explain how the Great Depression and New Deal affected the lives of millions of Americans.
a. Discuss the Stock Market Crash of 1929, Herbert Hoover, Franklin Roosevelt, the Dust Bowl, and soup kitchens.
b. Analyze the main features of the New Deal; include the significance of the Civilian Conservation Corps, Works Progress Administration, and the Tennessee Valley Authority.
c. Discuss important cultural elements of the 1930s; include Duke Ellington, Margaret Mitchell, and Jesse Owens.
You could use this PowerPoint in a whole group, small group or assign it to students on Google Classroom using the link I have provided! After they read through the PowerPoint you can assign the crossword puzzle to do independently. Students can also link to the Kahoot quiz to test their understanding.