Tuesday, November 24, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Why were movies popular during the Depression?
    2. What role did the radio play in American homes during the Depression?

  2. Great Depression and the New Deal Test

Friday, November 20, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did FDR react when the Supreme Court declared two New Deal programs unconstitutional?
    2. What did Charles Coughlin, Francis Townsend, and Huey Long have in common?

  2. New Deal Affects Many Groups
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Support or Oppose the New Deal? Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What did Roosevelt do during the Hundred Days?
    2. What role did Eleanor Roosevelt play with the New Deal?

  2. New Deal Critics
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Social Security Document Analysis
    Use the documents to answer the questions

Monday, November 16, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What was the Dust Bowl?
    2. Why was Hoover reluctant to help people during the Depression?

  2. New Deal Fights the Depression
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. New Deal Programs: Relief, Recovery or Reform?
    Use the list of programs/summaries to complete the analysis chart

Thursday, November 12, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did diminished demand affect farmers and businesses in the 1920s?
    2. How did the stock market crash affect the nation's banks?

  2. Responsibility of the Federal Government
    Use the documents to answer the questions

  3. Hoover Struggles with the Depression
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

Monday, November 9, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the lives of women change during the 1920s?
    2. Were the major political, social/cultural, economic and technological developments of the 1920s beneficial or detrimental to society? Why?

  2. Nation's Sick Economy
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. I Love Lucy--The Business Manager Episode
    Lucy plays the "market"

  4. Begin work on Great Depression and the New Deal Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Thursday, November 5, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did the literature of the time express a clash of values within society?
    2. What ideals did the Harlem Renaissance writers promote?

  2. 1920s Test

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did various forms of media help shape American culture in the 1920s?
    2. What forms of inequality and discrimination did women face in the professional world?

  2. New Voices
    Watch the EdPuzzle presentation, answer the appropriate questions within, and take notes, either in the Google Doc or on your own

  3. Finish 1920s Cultural Movements
    Using the information sheets, fill out the chart

  4. Finish Essential Questions and Study Thursday's Test (Homework)