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United States:
The Great Depression
(1929-1945)

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Easier Quiz for Grades 5-6
     Great Depression (easier) review quiz - options for multiple pages, keys, and edit writing questions
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Quizzes for Grades 5-7
     Great Depression (Grades 5-7) review quiz - options for multiple pages, keys, and edit writing questions
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Quizzes for Grades 7-9
     Great Depression (Grades 7-9) review quiz - options for multiple pages, keys, and edit writing questions
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Book Units
    The Gardener (Grades 1-3)
    Uncle Jed's Barbershop (Grades 2-4)
    Blue Willow (Grades 3-6)
    Strawberry Hill (Grades 3-6)
    A Year Down Yonder (Grades 4-7)
    Babe and Me (Grades 4-7)
    Bud, Not Buddy (Grades 4-7)
    Cat Running (Grades 4-7)
    Esperanza Rising (Grades 4-8)
    Sounder (Grades 5-7)
    A Long Way from Chicago (Grades 5-8)
    Years of Dust (Grades 5-9)
    Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery (Grades 5-10)
    When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit (Grades 6-8)
    To Kill A Mockingbird (Grades 9-12)
    The Grapes of Wrath (Grades 10-12)


The Great Depression Time Line
     The Great Depression - Pre-made PDF for your bulletin board


Short Reading Comprehensions
Short Readers
     Boy, Oh, Boysenberry! (Short Reader; Grades 4-6 Readability)
     Hoovervilles (Short Reader; Grades 5-8 Readability)


Reading Comprehensions
     Big, Black Blizzards! (Grades 1-3)
     Kids in Depression Times: Wally - 1938 (Grades 2-4)
     Kids in Depression Times: Alice - 1934 (Grades 3-4)
     Having Fun in Hard Times - What Kids did in the Depression (Grades 3-5)
     Ramblin' Around - Life on the Move in the '30s (Grades 4-6)
     Seabiscuit I - The Biscuit Becomes a Winner (Grades 4-6)
     Seabiscuit II - The Great Race (Grades 4-6)
     Black Blizzards and the Dust Bowl (Grades 4-6)
     Life on the Unemployment Line - Riding the Rails (Grades 5-7)
     Alphabet Soup for a Sick Nation - Roosevelt's New Deal (Grades 5-7)
     Alphabet Soup II - New Deal Reform (Grades 5-7)
     Black Blizzards - Life in the Dust Bowl (Grades 5-7)
     The Great Depression - What Crashed and Why? (Grades 6-8)
     Home Sweet Home - Life in Hooverville (Grades 6-8)
     Eleanor Roosevelt - From Wallflower to Activist (Grades 6-8)
     Eleanor Roosevelt - First Lady of the World (Grades 6-8)
     The Last Man - Waiting Out the Dust Bowl (Grades 7-9)
     Leaders in Crisis I - Herbert C. Hoover (Grades 7-9)
     Leaders in Crisis II - Franklin D. Roosevelt (Grades 7-9)
     FDR's New Deal - Social Security (Grades 7-9)
     FDR's Second New Deal - More Jobs (Grades 7-9)
     FDR's Second New Deal - Organized Labor (Grades 7-9)
     Bonus Army - March on Washington (Grades 9-12)


Reading Comprehensions - Special Education High Interest Reading
     Hardscrabble Christmas I (Hi/Lo Grades 3-5)
     Hardscrabble Christmas II (Hi/Lo Grades 3-5)
     Hardscrabble Christmas III (Hi/Lo Grades 3-5)


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