The Great Depression:
If you are studying The Great Depression, then this poster will fit right into your lessons.
Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of The Great Depression by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great hanging outside your classroom, and parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent home.
I have marked this poster for grades 4-5, but please read the topics below to help you decide if it will work for you.
Grab your media specialist, check books out from the library to have in class, use your social studies book, watch videos, go to the computer lab, etc. Use whatever resources you would like to have students fill in the information.
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The Great Depression poster activity has plenty of places for students to add their own creative touches with color.
The sections for the students to fill out as a writing activity are:
*Place for their name
*What was The Great Depression?
*FDR...Elected President in ______ Defeated ________________
*What was Franklin D. Roosevelt’s plan to help with The Great Depression? Give examples of specific programs in his plan.
*What is the Stock Market?
*Why did people invest in the Stock Market in the 1920’s?
*date of Stock Market crash
*nickname for the day of the crash
*How were some people deceived by their banks?
*What was the Dust Bowl?
*What were the effects of the Dust Bowl?
*What were Soup Kitchens, and why were they started in the 1920’s?
Use as a center activity, homework project, partner activity, before standardized testing, part of a unit test review, etc. Also, it's perfect for a sub. project if you have already studied these topics. Use it in your classroom however you would like.
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