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Every vocabulary term you can think of for vocabulary term practice and review! There are 2 different ways to use this activity. You can cut the vocabulary cards and definitions apart to match them or you can fold them to create flashcards.
- vocabulary terms and definitions
Vocabulary terms included:
- Bank holiday
- Black Tuesday
- Black Sunday
- Dust Bowl
- Fireside Chats
- stock market
- mass media
This vocabulary activity covers Georgia Standards of Excellence:
SS5H2 Describe U.S. involvement in World War I and post-World War I America.
b.Describe the cultural developments and individual contributions in the 1920s of the Jazz Age (Louis Armstrong), the Harlem Renaissance (Langston Hughes), baseball (Babe Ruth), the automobile (Henry Ford), and transatlantic flight(Charles Lindbergh).
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.
I hope you and your students enjoy this activity!
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