With the Famous Americans of the 1930s Notebooking Journal, students have the opportunity to investigate 27 men and women who were key figures in the United States during the 1930s. Students can learn about these men and women and record their date and place of birth, date and place of death (if deceased), what they are known for, and other interesting facts about the individual. 30 pages total. Ages 8-13.
This unit includes Edwin H. Armstrong, Fred Astaire, Gene Autry, Jack Benny, Mary McLeod Bethune, Clarence Birdseye, Smedley Butler, Chester F. Carlson, Wallace Carothers, Michael J. Cullen, John Dillinger, Joe DiMaggio, Amelia Earhart, Albert Einstein, Lou Gehrig, J. Paul Getty, Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., Glenn Miller, Margaret Mitchell, Jesse Owens, James Stewart, Nikola Tesla, Ruth Graves Wakefield, Orson Welles, Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Eleanor Roosevelt.