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The Best Resources For Learning About The Great Depression

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As I did a couple of days ago with my “The Best…” list on World War I resources, I’m taking the lazy way out here and just copying and pasting my post on the Depression over at our United States History Class blog. I’m sure readers can figure out the context of the links. And I hope you’ll suggest additional ones.

Here are my choices for The Best Resources For Learning About The Great Depression:

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ON YOUR OWN

Watch this move about what caused the Great Depression and take the quizzes.

Watch this second movie about the Great Depression and take the quizzes.

Learn more about The Great Depression. Be sure to click on the lower left hand corner so you can read the words as they are spoken.

Look at these color photographs of the Great Depression.

Watch this slideshow about the Great Depression.

Watch these videos about The Great Depression.

Take this test about the Depression.

Take a virtual field trip in The Great Depression.

Watch this video about The Great Depression.

Voices From The Great Depression
Watch this movie about Franklin Roosevelt and The New Deal. Take the quizzes, please.

Read about President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

Watch this video about President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

Learn about the Tennessee Valley Authority.

WITH A PARTNER

Read more about President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

Read more about The Great Depression.

Take this quiz on The Great Depression.

SPANISH LANGUAGE PREVIEW:

Brainpop Movie

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Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

3 Comments

  1. I’d like to be able to access the first two on your list. How do I get in?

    Thanks,
    Sue

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