Teach about the Great Depression under the context of the Hoover v. Roosevelt Election. This packet gives links to primary resources that help students understand the historical election and the time period of the Great Depression. Students analyze the candidates platforms as it relates to the time period.
Based on idea from book Eyewitness to the Past by Joan Brodsky Schur.
Instructions sheets,platform assignment sheets for students and groups, links to websites with primary resources from the time, graphic organizers for students to write down information about their candidate and the other candidate, rubrics and
Font used Chalkboard
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?Rachel Van Orden 2012