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The Great Depression

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Studying The Great Depression through award-winning historical fiction picture books builds mastery skills, interest, and the joy of learning into your classroom.  Included in this collection are these award-winning books that put unforgettable faces on history:

Leah's Pony,
Rudy Rides the Rails
, and 
Newbery Medalist, Bud Not Buddy 

Students will enthusiastically interact and problem solve as they build valuable understanding of The Great Depression and basic skills.

The units include:

  • prereading discussion cards,
  • Readers' theater scripts,
  • a scripted mock trial,
  • map study,
  • crossword puzzles,
  • chapter questions,
  • multiple choice comprehension,
  • research,
  • logic puzzles,
  • math,
  • history, and
  • answer keys.


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