Process

The Economist:  

One aspect of the Great Depression was the sudden drop in the stock market which is often referred to as the Great Crash. Your mission is to find out what events triggered the Great Crash. Click here to open and then print the Economist's Worksheet. Use the following links to answer the worksheet questions provided.

 
The Historian:
 

Your mission is to explain the extent and depth of business failures, unemployment, and poverty during the Depression.  Click here to open and then print the Historian's Worksheet.  Use the following links to answer the worksheet questions provided.



The Policy Analyst:
 

Your mission is to learn about the New Deal and how it impacted the Depression and the future role of government in the economy.  Click here to open and then print the Policy Analyst's Worksheet.  Use the following links to fill in the worksheet provided. 

 

The Biographer:

 

Your mission is to find out how the following people influenced the time period:

Will Rogers

Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt

Charles Lindbergh  

Click here to open and then print the Biographer's Worksheet.  Use the following links to answer the worksheet questions provided. 

Will Rogers Memorial Museum

Will Rogers

Will Rogers Wiki

Franklin D. Roosevelt Biography #1

Franklin D. Roosevelt Biography #2

Eleanor Roosevelt Biography#1

Eleanor Roosevelt Biography #2

Timeline of Eleanor Roosevelt's Life

Charles Lindgergh

Charles Lindbergh's Transatlantic Flight

Map of Charles Lindbergh's Transatlantic Flight