THE GREAT DEPRESSION:
OBJECTIVES: <ul><li>1. Explain the causes of the Great Depression </li></ul><ul><li>2. Explain how the Great Depression ch...
1. Explain the causes of the Great Depression <ul><li>A. People living on credit </li></ul><ul><li>B. New people in the st...
2. Explain how the Great Depression changed the lives of Americans. <ul><li>Homes were foreclosed – taken by the banks </l...
3. Explain the impact of the  Dust Bowl <ul><li>Major drought caused the land to dry up </li></ul><ul><li>Big wind storms ...
REVIEW:  True or False? <ul><li>1.  The stock market is a place where shares or a business are bought and sold. </li></ul>...
4. Discuss President Hoovers approach to helping Americans. <ul><li>President Hoover believed that government charity was ...
Working with a partner… <ul><li>Answer Objective #5 </li></ul><ul><li>Pg 359-361 </li></ul>
With a partner… <ul><li>Review the first 5 Objectives!!! </li></ul>
5. Discuss the hardships suffered  African Americans, Mexican Americans during the Great Depression <ul><li>Often first to...
#6 Describe the steps that Franklin Roosevelt took to end the Great Depression <ul><li>NEW DEAL </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“The...
FIRESIDE CHATS: <ul><li>Spoke on radio to talk </li></ul><ul><li>to the public near a  </li></ul><ul><li>Fireplace. </li><...
Answers to Pg 374 ?s <ul><li>1.  His advise was to admit failure and try again. </li></ul><ul><li>2. White House </li></ul...
THE NEW DEAL:
DISAGREEMENT OVER  THE NEW DEAL: <ul><li>Thought government was  doing too much . </li></ul>CONSERVATIVE= LIBERAL= Thought...
NEW DEAL AGENGIES: <ul><li>FDIC = Protect Banks </li></ul><ul><li>HOLC = Help homeowners with payments </li></ul><ul><li>F...
# 7 -  Identify programs developed during the New Deal <ul><li>FDIC = Protect Banks </li></ul><ul><li>HOLC = Help homeowne...
#8 - Describe how the New Deal affected Americans lives <ul><li>Money back in banks </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs </li></ul><ul><...
TASK: <ul><li>Create a Poster that expresses the ideas and actions of the NEW DEAL.  Use information from chapter 20 (pg 3...
CROSSWORD: <ul><li>Across </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. stockmarket </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3. newdeal </li></ul></ul><ul><u...
<ul><li>Down </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2. liberal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4. hoover </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5. eleanor <...
 
 
 
 
 
REVIEW FOR TEST: <ul><li>1. Vocabulary list – review alone / partner </li></ul><ul><li>2. Study objectives… Can you answer...
ANSWER THE FOLLOWING… <ul><li>1.  WHY DO I COME TO SCHOOL? </li></ul><ul><li>2. HOW SHOULD I ENTER THE CLASSROOM? </li></u...
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The Great Depression

  1. 1. THE GREAT DEPRESSION:
  2. 2. OBJECTIVES: <ul><li>1. Explain the causes of the Great Depression </li></ul><ul><li>2. Explain how the Great Depression changed the lives of Americans. </li></ul><ul><li>3. Describe the impact of the Dust Bowl </li></ul><ul><li>4. Discuss President Hoovers approach to helping Americans. </li></ul><ul><li>5. Discuss the hardships suffered by farmers, African Americans, Mexican Americans during the Great Depression </li></ul><ul><li>6. Describe the steps that Franklin Roosevelt took to end the Great Depression </li></ul><ul><li>7. Identify programs developed during the New Deal </li></ul><ul><li>8. Describe how the New Deal affected Americans lives. </li></ul>
  3. 3. 1. Explain the causes of the Great Depression <ul><li>A. People living on credit </li></ul><ul><li>B. New people in the stock market </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Inexperienced and panicked </li></ul></ul><ul><li>C. Farmers were not paid as well as during the war ($2.00 a bushel – 67cents) </li></ul><ul><li>D. People had little savings (80% no savings) </li></ul><ul><li>E. Black Tuesday </li></ul>
  4. 4. 2. Explain how the Great Depression changed the lives of Americans. <ul><li>Homes were foreclosed – taken by the banks </li></ul><ul><li>People lost jobs </li></ul><ul><li>People moved to find work </li></ul><ul><ul><li>California </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Children were put to work </li></ul><ul><li>Homeless and on the streets </li></ul><ul><li>Families torn apart </li></ul>
  5. 5. 3. Explain the impact of the Dust Bowl <ul><li>Major drought caused the land to dry up </li></ul><ul><li>Big wind storms </li></ul><ul><li>Farmers left the Midwest for California </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Migrant Workers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Working all day a person might make $1.50 </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. REVIEW: True or False? <ul><li>1. The stock market is a place where shares or a business are bought and sold. </li></ul><ul><li>2. A depression is when the economy falls sharply. </li></ul><ul><li>3. Before the depression many farmers had to borrow money to buy machines and were not able to make their payments. </li></ul><ul><li>4. As a result of the depression thousands of businesses closed. </li></ul><ul><li>5. Foreclosure is when bank takes away property because of missing payments. </li></ul>
  7. 7. 4. Discuss President Hoovers approach to helping Americans. <ul><li>President Hoover believed that government charity was not acceptable </li></ul><ul><li>Americans had to help themselves </li></ul>Sorry, I don’t want you to depend on the government!!!
  8. 8. Working with a partner… <ul><li>Answer Objective #5 </li></ul><ul><li>Pg 359-361 </li></ul>
  9. 9. With a partner… <ul><li>Review the first 5 Objectives!!! </li></ul>
  10. 10. 5. Discuss the hardships suffered African Americans, Mexican Americans during the Great Depression <ul><li>Often first to be fired </li></ul><ul><li>Lowered pay </li></ul><ul><li>Most dangerous jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in shacks </li></ul><ul><li>Lived in poorest areas </li></ul><ul><li>Some blamed for taking jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Deported </li></ul>
  11. 11. #6 Describe the steps that Franklin Roosevelt took to end the Great Depression <ul><li>NEW DEAL </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“They thing we have to fear </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>is fear itself.” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>R elief- new jobs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>R ecovery- banks, businesses, farmers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>R eform- long term changes in economy </li></ul></ul>3 R's
  12. 12. FIRESIDE CHATS: <ul><li>Spoke on radio to talk </li></ul><ul><li>to the public near a </li></ul><ul><li>Fireplace. </li></ul>What does this show?
  13. 13. Answers to Pg 374 ?s <ul><li>1. His advise was to admit failure and try again. </li></ul><ul><li>2. White House </li></ul><ul><li>3. Roosevelt knew about adversity, hard work, and determination. This helped him connect with the American people </li></ul>
  14. 14. THE NEW DEAL:
  15. 15. DISAGREEMENT OVER THE NEW DEAL: <ul><li>Thought government was doing too much . </li></ul>CONSERVATIVE= LIBERAL= Thought government should do more .
  16. 16. NEW DEAL AGENGIES: <ul><li>FDIC = Protect Banks </li></ul><ul><li>HOLC = Help homeowners with payments </li></ul><ul><li>FCC = Set rules for TV, Radio </li></ul><ul><li>SEC = Regulate stocks </li></ul><ul><li>NLRB = Gives workers right to start unions </li></ul><ul><li>WPA = Jobs on public projects – Arts </li></ul><ul><li>Social Security = Care for older Americans, disabled people, jobless, children who need help </li></ul>Pg. 377
  17. 17. # 7 - Identify programs developed during the New Deal <ul><li>FDIC = Protect Banks </li></ul><ul><li>HOLC = Help homeowners with payments </li></ul><ul><li>FCC = Set rules for TV, Radio </li></ul><ul><li>SEC = Regulate stocks </li></ul><ul><li>NLRB = Gives workers right to start unions </li></ul><ul><li>WPA = Jobs on public projects – Arts </li></ul><ul><li>Social Security = Care for older Americans, disabled people, jobless, children who need help </li></ul>
  18. 18. #8 - Describe how the New Deal affected Americans lives <ul><li>Money back in banks </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Help with homes </li></ul><ul><li>Care for elderly </li></ul><ul><li>Increase in Hope </li></ul>
  19. 19. TASK: <ul><li>Create a Poster that expresses the ideas and actions of the NEW DEAL. Use information from chapter 20 (pg 370…) to help you!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Include the following… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pictures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Roosevelt </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New Deal Agencies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Images of Hope </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How the New Deal affected America </li></ul></ul>
  20. 20. CROSSWORD: <ul><li>Across </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. stockmarket </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3. newdeal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>7. depression </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>10. blacktuesday </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>11. liberal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>12. firesidechats </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>13. foreclosure </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>Down </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2. liberal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4. hoover </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5. eleanor </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>6. dustbowl </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>8. publicworks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>9. boyle </li></ul></ul>
  22. 27. REVIEW FOR TEST: <ul><li>1. Vocabulary list – review alone / partner </li></ul><ul><li>2. Study objectives… Can you answer them? </li></ul><ul><li>3. Jeopardy </li></ul><ul><li>Be ready for tomorrow!!! </li></ul>
  23. 28. ANSWER THE FOLLOWING… <ul><li>1. WHY DO I COME TO SCHOOL? </li></ul><ul><li>2. HOW SHOULD I ENTER THE CLASSROOM? </li></ul><ul><li>3. WAS MY BEHAVIOR IN CLASS TODAY GOOD, OR BAD AND WHY? </li></ul><ul><li>4. WHAT SHOULD HAPPEN IF / WHEN SOMEONE BEHAVES BAD? </li></ul>

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