Great Depression & Stock Market Crash Analysis! 8 impacts of Great Depression!
This Great Depression lesson is included in the Roaring 20s and 1930s Bundle, located here:
Roaring 20s, 1930s, Great Depression Bundle! 8 Fun Resources for the 20s & 30s!
In this highly-engaging activity on the Great Depression, students understand the causes of the Stock Market Crash of 1929, then investigate eight different impacts of the ensuing Great Depression through easy-to-use stations, a graphic organizer, and a final writing prompt!
Students come to learn the origins of the Stock Market Crash of 1929, the meaning behind the "Roaring '20s," the terms "Black Monday" and "Black Tuesday," the impact of the crash of families, children, cities, governments, health, housing, farmers, and the media. Students are introduced to many hallmarks of the Great Depression, such as Hoovervilles, the New Deal, the Social Security program, the Civilian Conservation Corps, and the optimism of Franklin Roosevelt and his Fireside Chats.
A final student prompt is included to showcase what students have learned and a full key is included!