Students have a chance to dig into the story of the Great Depression with this history unit. Some of the causes and effects of the depression are explored, as well as life during this difficult time. The unit concludes with a timeline project where students can create a timeline of 50 events that happened in the years before, during, and immediately after the Great Depression. Ten review questions test reading comprehension of the material studied. An answer key is included. 17 pages total. Ages 8-13.
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