We found 16 resources with the concept the presidency of franklin d. roosevelt
The Supreme Court: FDR and the Court
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat do FDR, the New Deal, and the Supreme Court have in common? All three were involved in a court case that granted a maid back wages, so she received the minimum wage at the time—a case in which the Supreme Court ruled in favor of...
By the People, For the People
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA picture speaks a thousand words—no matter how old. The 18th installment of a 22-part series on the making of American history has scholars research the causes of the Great Depression and the factors of the New Deal. Using photographic...
Eleanor Roosevelt: First Lady, Diplomat, and Activist
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
Scholars analyze the impact Eleanor Roosevelt had on not just the nation, but also on the world. Primary sources and video clips help form a picture of the First Lady and her accomplishments. As a final activity, individuals create...
Master of the Airwaves: How FDR Used Radio to Ease the Public’s Fears
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The political and economic climate during the 1930's was uncertain and tumultuous. But Americans' minds and hearts were eased with the reassuring words of their president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and addresses over the radio. High...
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History—Snapshot Lessons
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Roosevelt family was one of the most influential and prominent political forces in the 20th century, leaving behind a wide-ranging legacy of conservation, progressivism, and economic growth. Learn more about President Theodore...
Hoover and FDR Suggest Different Federal Responses to the GreatDepression
8th - 12th
In this primary source analysis worksheet, students examine letters written by Presidents Hoover and Roosevelt during the Great Depression. Students respond to 3 short answer questions based on the content of the 2 letters.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Disability: Was He Successful in Concealing It?
8th - 12th
Students examine how President Franklin Roosevelt kept his disability out the public eye. For this presidential history lesson, students analyze political cartoons and information from the Roosevelt Library to determine whether or not...