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This assignment contains 4 separate primary sources, and 1 secondary, covering the New Deal.
The sources includes;
(1.) President Roosevelt’s “Fireside Chat,” May 7, 1933
(2.) George Dobbin in These Are Our Lives, Federal Writer’s Project, 1939.
(3.) Speech by Ellen S. Woodward, Assistant Administrator, Works Progress Administration
(4.) The Carter Family, “No Depression in Heaven,” 1936.
(5.) Digital History online textbook - http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/
Each document has 1-4 questions each to help students analyze the sources and understand the time period. (Total Questions 15.)
Finally a short writing prompt exists at the end of the activity directing students to; Quick Write: Citing information from the documents explain if the New Deal was successful or a failure and why.
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