Desperation: The Great Depression

Students examined the feelings of hopelessness that can result from losing their income, much like one-third of Americans experienced during the Depression in a small group lesson of a mock household. Students create a household budget and must write a one page response to the experience simulated.

9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Simulation
Year
2003

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