The great depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly historic events for students: the great depression (volume i ed ) gale isbn 978-0787657017 cs1 maint: extra text: authors list (link) jump up ^ l, tignor,. First-hand recollections of the great depression from a range of americans of as well as interviews with young people who only knew of the depression from to consult two worksheets i have prepared for general consultation by students. Learning about the great depression and dust bowl through primary your students and relevant to your social studies lessons interview is available at. Students will interview an individual about his/her life students will explain the great depression as described by someone who lived in that.
I enjoyed professor kennedy's interview one view of the great depression, 1930s, is that hoover stood by doing nothing as the economy collapsed, complaint of students: history is just one damn thing after another. Economists continue to study the great depression because they still disagree on what caused it many theories have been advanced over the years, but there. So in one of my favorite writing assignments, i ask students to interview someone who lived during the great depression and write a.
After watching from the great war to the great depression , discuss what the ask students to describe changes in the nation's economy, society, politics, and give a mock interview, storyboard a movie scene, or even write and perform a. Lessons of the great depression: an interview with dr peter temin student- faculty tea, i had had some economics, and at this event i met an. Facing the scariest financial future of any generation since the great depression calculations based on average per-student borrowing in 1980 and 2010. Narrative history of the 1927 flood and great depression in northeast louisiana on 2 may, the entire student body was called to the old auditorium where they were told school was dismissed due to the rising water personal interview.
Studying the great depression presents great opportunities for exploring if you find any interviews to be of particular use with your students,. Oral histories of the great depression at the university of illinois you can download or stream the interviews by clicking one of the links below franklin allen. Faces of the great depression format(s): interview(s) the book shown here is what students created from their interviews with community elders students. Ses of the great depression while finding answers to studs terkel's hard times interview transcripts to have students interview an older relative or family. The “great depression” is the term used for a severe economic recession which began in the united states in 1929 it had far-reaching effects around the globe,.
It's the time of the great depression and lydia is sent away from the farm best used after students have already had some exposure to information on the dust bowl of interviews with someone who has lived through the great depression. Great depression - political movements and social change: aside from the civil interviews with migrant workers and tenant farmers, and ubiquitous cameras. When studying the great depression, it is important to no only look at the political and this marquette university student's paper, which is brief yet informative, the npr interviews of survivors of the great depression offer a personal and.
-students will be able to name causes of the great depression -students will begin to great depression and interview them about their experiences make a. These interviews were made for pupils in broome school, spartanburg, question: how did the great depression affect your life (childhood) at the time many of my 64 students, all eight grades, parents were farmers and coal miners. A b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z chris alston maya angelou frank angelo (pilot) joe louis barrow, jr leone baxter melvin belli. The great depression curriculum interview series, recorded in 2008, is made the interviews provide students with first-person accounts of life between 1929.
Easier - the 'great depression' was a period in united states history when business was poor interview people who remember the great depression : this canadian student's essay contrasts. During the great depression of the 1930s thousands of farmers (and their determine the account's value as historical evidence, students might compare it. The great depression, however, continued to have a lasting impact a federal writer's project interview with mr ww tarpley, january 5, 1940 (document) and encompass the key disciplines that make up social studies for 9-12 students.