Roaring Twenties -
The Great Depression and NEw Deal (VUS.10)

Video Lectures:

Click the link above to watch streaming videos as an introduction to this module. You may complete the optional guided notes -

The Assignment

1. View the Video Lectures for this module. You may find it helpful to download, print, and complete the "Guided Notes" as you view these.

2. Download and save the Module 10 Core Questions. Complete the questions and tasks as you learn the Core content. Once complete, turn in your assignment to the dropbox function in the "HCPS-SchoolSpace" interface. This assignment is worth a total of 50 points.

3. Download and save this 1920's Web Quest. Follow the links to answer the questions. Turn this activity in for another 40 points.

4. Download and save Module 10 Reading assignment - complete it like the others. This will be worth 60 points.

You will will turn in your assignments to the dropbox function in the "HCPS-SchoolSpace" interface.

5. Blog Topic: During hard economic times, even democratic governments tend to gain more power directly over the people. Was Roosevelt "right" - why or why not - AND explain if you think the government should take more responsibility for our contemporary economic situation.

<all blogs should be between 100-300 words, and should be a reflection of your opinions on the topic, not a re-statement of the facts>

6. Complete the following review activities on :
DO NOT worry about signing in - they are not really tracked. Just play!

7. Complete the assessment "VUS.10; Twenties, Depression and New Deal "!

All assignments are due at 5:00 p.m on July 3.

Course Readings:

The Core:

VUS.10a; Pop Culture of the 20's and 30's

VUS.10b; The CRASH

VUS.10c; Causes and Impact of the Great Depression

VUS.10d; The New Deal

As you navigate through the Core Readings using the links at the bottom of each page, the images contain the most basic and necessary information. The "Other Notes" sections help to explain the key content. The "Video Clips" are on-line clips that can help you to understand the key content, and the "Extra-Links" provide supplemental information about the content on each page. Be sure to click on the Quia link at the end to test yourself!


(To use the e-Text, click on the link above to go to the on-line textbook. This book is in PDF format and may NOT be printed or downloaded to your PC. All copyright laws apply!)

The video clips provided in "The Core" reading pages are from Discovery Education, United Streaming. Our district has license to use these clips for instructional purposes. You may not copy these segments and use them for any other purpose than this class-All copyright laws apply!